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Daw Suu and Ibu Mega

September 23, 2017

Daw Suu and Ibu Mega

by Dandhy Laksono

http://www.newmandala.org

EDITOR’S NOTE: the following opinion piece by Indonesian journalist and filmmaker Dandhy Laksono made headlines after he was… 1,589 more words

Democracy

Aung San Suu Kyi: Rohingya Muslims and the Nobel Peace Prize Winning Dictator

In the last week, Aung San Suu Kyi, the former political prisoner and so-called human rights activist, who was under house arrest for 15 years until she became leader of Myanmar, refused to attend the UN General Assembly to answer questions on the plight of the Rohingya Muslims. 542 more words

Politics

Don't mention the ethnic cleansing!

The West Bank was ethnically cleansed in 1948.
East Jerusalem was ethnically cleansed in 1948.
The Gaza Strip was ethnically cleansed in 1948.
But we’re not supposed to mention it. 545 more words

History

Myanmar’s Rohingya: A Far Wider Tragedy

September 20, 2017

Myanmar’s Rohingya: A Far Wider Tragedy

by Philip Bowring

http://www.asiasentinel.com

The crisis of the Rohingya minority of Myanmar is not simply a humanitarian one of huge dimension and one that has revealed the fragility of Aung San Suu Kyi’s status as a Nobel Peace Prize winner. 772 more words

Civil Society Issues

Rohingyas: India's moral & security dilemma 

The article first appeared in Economic Times

The Rohingya crisis is spiralling out of control with horror stories coming out of Myanmar of what the UN calls ethnic cleansing. 885 more words

India

DCCCLX

I’m a positive mentally strong person, but these last few days I feel very sad. Watching all the suffering that is going on around the world makes me numb. 86 more words

Human Condition