The government’s ongoing war against the Kachin continues to demonstrate that the country’s leaders are more interested in empire building than nation building
According to independent Burmese researchers, many locals suspect President Thein Sein’s quasi-civilian government was the real culprit behind the racial violence in western Burma this summer
What does the ongoing violence against the Rohingyas tell us about the nature of political power and the people who still rule the country?
Wall Street venture capitalists, European development agencies and Burma’s rulers share one belief in common: that the country’s war zones are virgin but strategic lands that must be penetrated
Suu Kyi’s live video forum with London-based intellectuals and Amartya Sen lessened the decades-old divide between ‘here and there’
International players should forget about eyeing a long-term transition and instead start investing in initiatives to empower ethnic Burma