Posts Tagged ‘Hutu’

Is Myanmar another Rwanda genocide in the making?

May 9, 2013
Rwandan president Juvénal Habyarimana Myanmar President Thein Sein - moderate and reformist.

Rwandan president Juvénal Habyarimana Myanmar President Thein Sein – moderate and reformist. Photos: Courtesy Defense Imagery / Japan Times

Is Myanmar another Rwanda genocide in the making? March 31, 2013

The events of the last two weeks in Myanmar bear considerable similarity to events a little over 19 years ago in a country that became synonymous with the abject failure of the UN, and defined the word “genocide” for the 20th century – Rwanda.
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The Dark Side of Democracy: The Modern Tradition of Ethnic and Political Cleansing

October 19, 2012
My friend Dr. Maung Zarni wrote>“Democracy in Myanmar“?
It would NOT even be a good idea.

When asked what he thought of “Western Civilization” during his tour of the West, Gandhi quipped “it would be a good idea”.

It gives me deep chill in my spine to think about the idea of an un-ashamedly racist, “Buddhistmajoritarian democracy in a country which is so ethnically and religiously diverse!
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