The image of Myanmar’s State Counselor among Western democrats as a democracy hero has been sullied.
16 The News For 16 August 2017
Straddling the Myanmar-India border, the Naga face a battle for sovereignty on two fronts.
Four ex-army men moved the NLD forward while former military regimes attempted to suppress the party.
Shine Zaw-Aung reviews statistics on gender inequality.
Placing too much trust in the momentum of a peace process mediated by China may be misleading, writes Joe Kumbun.
May Thu Khine adds to the discussion on gender equality in Myanmar.
Brandon Aung Moe challenges the notion of the disempowered Burmese woman.
Defendants attest that charging journalists for unlawful association for doing their jobs is simply wrong.
Matthew Smith and Amy Smith of Fortify Rights respond to a debate over graphic footage disseminated in May.
Analyst Joe Kumbun considers the evidence for Myanmar Army’s possible bid to destroy all non-state armed organizations.
The Stilwell Road covers 1,736 kilometers from India’s Assam to China’s Yunnan, through northern Myanmar.
Yaw Bawm Mangshang analyzes reporting on ethnic conflict, finding problem with words like ‘autonomy’ and ‘separatist.’
By removing occupying Tatmadaw troops from ethnic regions, the source of conflict is removed, writes Edith Mirante.
Joanna Dolińska looks at language diversity and language policy in Myanmar.
The Khaki Guardians of The NLD
Fitting a Round Peg into a Square Hole
China’s Charm Offensive Regains its Foothold in Myanmar
A Judicious Opportunity
Peace in Nagaland: Myanmar and India Both Have a Role to Play
Debating with Data: A Response to ‘The Myth Myanmar can Afford to Ditch’
Does China Want Peace in Myanmar?
Disappointing Progress on an Important Debate: Response to ‘The Myth Myanmar can Afford to Ditch’
The Failed UN Mission in Myanmar
Use the Law to Protect Human Rights and the Environment from Irresponsible Investment
Where Does Burma Stand on China’s ‘One Belt, One Road?’
NLD Should Take By-election Results as a Wake-Up Call