Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press > News

PHR in the News

Opinion: Burma's minorities must not be overlooked

Global Post
11/28/2009

Twenty years after the November 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall, a repressive barricade is being quietly raised in the jungles of Burma. Burma’s new barrier symbolizes the past five decades of military rule and isolation from the free world. It should also remind the West of the brutal repression of ethnic minorities who abide mass atrocities behind Burma’s barricade.

Learn More »

Burma's Rising Toll: The Junta Widens a War on Ethnic Groups

09/03/2009

Systematic campaigns in Burma's eastern ethnic regions have been marked by allegations of torture, extrajudicial executions and rapes of ethnic minority women and girls. Such mass atrocities are not new.

Learn More »

Zimbabwe's Man-Made Disaster

Harvard International Review
07/19/2009

At the height of Zimbabwe’s ongoing health crisis in December 2008, President Mugabe proclaimed, “There is no more cholera!” The aging despot’s fantastic declaration belies the stark reality that Zimbabwe has collapsed under the weight of a man-made disaster.

Learn More »

Items 11 - 13 of 13  Previous123

Filter these News Items

Topics*
Country
 

PHR News