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Facebook: Genocide is Cool but Don’t Threaten our Profits

    Facebook: Genocide is Cool but Don’t Threaten our Profits

Australia’s 18 million Facebook users woke up yesterday to find that, without warning, local and global news sites were unavailable, meaning that they could not view or share news at all. Facebook users across the world were also unable to read or access any Australian news publications. The tech giant had taken the step of…

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Israeli Weapons Used in Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    Israeli Weapons Used in Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

“Israeli weapons are used in the ethnic and religious cleansing carried out by the Myanmar army against the Rohingya minority, resulting in the persecution of 700,000 Muslims who were slaughtered and expelled from their country,” said Israeli writer and journalist Tsur Shezaf in an article published by the Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth. Shezaf asserted that “Israel contributed…

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Damning UN Report: Myanmar Generals Should Be Prosecuted for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity

    Damning UN Report: Myanmar Generals Should Be Prosecuted for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity

Following a United Nations Human Rights Council fact-finding mission in Myanmar, a damning U.N. report published Monday concludes that the nation’s military leaders, including its top commander, should be further investigated and prosecuted for genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes committed against Rohingya Muslims in the wake of a violent crackdown last August that forced more than…

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The Rohingya, Facing Turmoil in Exile, Welcomed Back to Myanmar With Words but Not Action

    The Rohingya, Facing Turmoil in Exile, Welcomed Back to Myanmar With Words but Not Action

The English-language Bangkok Post reported on May 5 that the Rohingya refugees who return to Myanmar will be safe, according to the military there, as long as they stay confined to the camps being set up for them. Myanmar’s current commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, told a visiting delegation from the UN Security…

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Oxford University’s Complicity in Myanmar’s Genocide Denial

  Oxford University’s Complicity in Myanmar’s Genocide Denial

When reality goes off the chart of what is thinkable, fiction is no match.  That Oxford University’s most iconic living graduate Aung San Suu Kyi may find herself at the International Criminal Court for her “complicity of silence in crimes against humanity” and even a genocide will go down in history as one such extraordinary…

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