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by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Dr. Jacques P. Leider: " ...Rohingya is not an ethnic concept."

History Behind Rakhine State Conflict

https://www.irrawaddy.com/from-the-arch ... flict.html
by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Committee to report Rohingya refugees for false rape claims

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2015 ... laims.html
by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History
Replies: 65
Views: 1372

Re: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History

What's interesting is the fact that there are hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Muslim countries such as Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, but they aren't given citizenship...but a Buddhist country is supposed to? UN committee urges Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingyas http://abcnews.go.co...
by Kusala
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Pope and the Muslim Card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Pope and the Muslim Card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine

http://moderntokyotimes.com/?p=8106 "Decade after decade the indigenous Buddhists and Hindus of both regions face Islamization by stealth. Hence, it was hoped that the Pope would raise awareness because various indigenous groups feel abandoned internationally. Instead, the Pope, just like the mass W...
by Kusala
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Kim OHara wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:23 pm
Okay ... :focus:

Please add this to your reading list, Kusala. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-06/m ... ys/9230366.

:namaste:
Kim


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by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Kim OHara wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:23 pm
Okay ... :focus:

Please add this to your reading list, Kusala. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-06/m ... ys/9230366.

:namaste:
Kim
Kim, I read it...will post a response...
by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Hindu Poet Denounces Fake News!

A Hindu poet penned this raw, powerful, heart wrenching poem... Here is a little background...Hindu villagers were slaughtered en masse by Muslim terrorists and the mainstream media have gone to great lengths to manipulate the facts... http://i68.tinypic.com/23vlq2p.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/vo06tw...
by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

This thread has gone off-topic, but in a fascinating and possibly fruitful way. Is there any merit in starting a new thread about the media which we use to access the news, and the processes we all use (conscious and unconscious) in prioritising and favouring some sources over others? I'm conscious...
by Kusala
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Our views about any issue is inevitably the result of what we read and our sources of information. The Western paints a narrative that the Rohingya are helpless and innocent victims of violence. The Asian press, in various languages catering to the billions of Indians, Chinese and Asians however gi...
by Kusala
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Here's a thorough backgrounder from Al Jazeera - http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/rohingya-muslims-170831065142812.html - and it doesn't look much different from what's in the (responsible!) Western media. :coffee: Kim Al Jazeera? "Al Jazeera has been criticized for being state med...
by Kusala
Mon Dec 04, 2017 1:21 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 81
Views: 1412

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Here's a thorough backgrounder from Al Jazeera - http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/rohingya-muslims-170831065142812.html - and it doesn't look much different from what's in the (responsible!) Western media. :coffee: Kim Kim, please watch this short clip...a perfect example of "subli...