On this week’s episode of DVB’s Doh Pyay Doh Myay Roadshow, the team travels to Bhamo, the riverside staging post between Kachin and Shan States.
Michaungkan villagers protesting government land grabs staged a candlelight vigil in front of Rangoon City Hall.
500 people take part in unity protest against the 1,200-megawatt coal-fired power plant set for development in the region.
The Myanmar Peasants, Workers, People’s Party aims to represent the the “poorest and most vulnerable” the party’s general secretary, Aung Myo Khine, explains to DVB.
Police allegedly fire rubber bullets and slingshots against crowds protesting the controversial copper mine project.
Those taking offence might also be prompted to reflect on the centrality of the idea of non-attachment and understand that their resentment is a hindrance upon the Buddhist path.