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Burma’s referendum among ruins

I’ve been reading today’s edition of propaganda rag The New Light of Myanmar. Normally all the railing against ‘foreign stooges’ and exhortations to ‘national duty’ (iefollowing the diktats of the ruling generals) is good for a cynicalchuckle. But, as the song goes, that joke isn’t funny anymore.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Burma must address its ‘Rohingya problem’

With ethnic violence displacing hundreds of thousands, a resolution can’t come too soon, says Iris Gonzales.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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‘This is just the beginning of Burma’s new beginning’

Democracy is within sight, Iris Gonzales is told, as she meets those who have reason to hope.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Reading between the lines: journalism in Guatemala

It’s a game of self-censorship, says Anna Bevan – especially for women.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Football and pagodas galore, but no bread at Burma’s circus

Daniel Pye exposes the dark side of Burmese soccer.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A military dictatorship in all but name

Burma’s much-touted ‘roadmap to democracy’ is anything but, say Jody Williams and Tin Tin Nyo..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A deadly week for Palestinians

Noreen Sadik reports on the growing use of force by the Israeli military against people living under occupation..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Jharkhand – an adivasi extravaganza

The diversity and cultural richness of India’s indigenous groups leaves Mari Marcel Thekaekara stunned after attending a Tribal Cultural Festival.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Burma: the land of broken dreams

One brave woman is speaking out about her people’s suffering and why the world must sit up and take notice.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Free the seafood slaves

Migrant workers are still being violently abused in the Thai fishing industry, reports Steve Trent. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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