The Rohingya Crisis: Is International Intervention the Answer?

Who are the Rohingya and what is happening to them? In looking to the crisis in Myanmar and the plight of the Rohingya people, the extent of the devastation is clear. Since August, 537,000 have fled from the Rohingya’s place of origin, Rakhine state, to Bangladesh in an attempt to escape the systematic persecution theyContinue reading “The Rohingya Crisis: Is International Intervention the Answer?”

The Ethnic Cleansing of the Rohingya

The plight of the Rohingya people is a story of oppression and rejection, generation after generation. They are a stateless ethnic minority from the Rakhine state in Myanmar, as well as a religious minority, being predominantly Muslim in a Buddhist-majority state. There is currently a population of just over a million Rohingya, who can beContinue reading “The Ethnic Cleansing of the Rohingya”