Newly Elected NLD-led Government Must Work to End Burmanization

November 26, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“Building Myanmar in the image of the Buddhist, Bamar, no matter what level of violence is needed, has been the modus operandi of the military rulers, and indeed civilian rulers before and after the decades of military junta rule.” With the National League for Democracy ... Read more ►

As Conflict Continues Post-elections, Actions Must Speak Louder Than Words

November 19, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

While by-elections may take place in due time, the most pressing issue remains the overwhelming need to provide people with their basic human rights, including the right to life, access to healthcare, food, water, housing, sanitation and protection against COVID-19. For much... Read more ►

In Defiance Against the Military, Myanmar Diverges Away from Democracy

November 13, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“As NLD and its supporters celebrate their election victory, the critical question remains to be seen: how will the NLD honor their commitment to a genuine federal democracy when forming the new government and ensure the inclusion of ethnic voices?” On Sunday, hopefu... Read more ►

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