Tutu: The Slow Genocide Against the Rohingya

Tutu: The Slow Genocide Against the Rohingya

In a speech at the Oslo Conference on Rohingyas, Archbishop Desmond Tutu credits the government of Myanmar for recent reforms, but reminds us all that it cannot “blind us to the ongoing disavowal and repression of its ethnic minorities, the Rohingya...
Dalai Lama: Aung San Suu Kyi must act on refugee crisis

Dalai Lama: Aung San Suu Kyi must act on refugee crisis

28 May 2015. The Dalai Lama has appealed to Myanmar’s Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to speak up for the country’s persecuted Muslim Rohingya minority amid a worsening refugee crisis. The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader, the world’s most ­famous refugee, told...
Malala and Kailash speak out on global education

Malala and Kailash speak out on global education

The two co-winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize addressed world leaders and education policymakers at the World Education Forum in South Korea on Thursday, urging them to focus on the key issues of education access for girls and students’ mental and emotional...