ethnic violence

Nowhere to turn: Why Aung San Suu Kyi’s leadership is doomed to fail

Aung San Suu Kyi’s reputation as a human rights defender lies in tatters as the ordeal of the so-called Rohingya Muslim group plays out on the borders of Myanmar. She is hopelessly tied between the need to placate the military and the demands of the outside world, leaving her to dance straight towards a dark and dangerous failure. 

Why won’t Suu Kyi act on the tragedy in Rakhine?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailAs international headlines fill with calls for action on ethnic violence in Rakhine, prominent human rights defender Aung San Suu Kyi remains unable to take…