Posts Tagged: Burma
In its rush to jump on the Burma investment bandwagon, the U.S. is actually exploring working with Burma's army.
Burma's Muslims are caught in a cross-fire between Chinese and Western investment.
Emphasis, as always, added.
Cognitive dissonance aside, Buddhists -- including monks -- take up arms against Muslims in Burma while the government stands by.
Aung San Suu Kyi's tremendous skills as an opposition leader don't necessarily translate to presidential politics.
Burma -- from its president to its Nobel laureate -- has failed to address Buddhist violence in its Rakhine state against Muslim Rohingyas.
Just because the cliche that Afghanistan is the graveyard of empires is repeated ad nauseam doesn't mean it's not true.
The U.S. government has decided to lift the economic and diplomatic pressure that made reform in Burma possible.
A prominent Burma activist takes the Nobel laureate to task.
Walden Bello journeys through Burma's changing political landscape.