Thursday, June 27, 2013
Buddhists Boycott Mobile Contract to Muslim Firm
according to the NY Times. The leader of the Buddhist 969 movement wanted to know why the government awarded the contract to a Muslim firm. The 969 group has boycotted Muslim shops in the past, lynched more than 200 Muslims, and forced more than 150,000 Muslims from their homes. Here is a slideshow from the NYTimes called Radical Buddhism Ascendant in Myanmar.
By George Coe - June 27, 2013
George Mason University's Center for History and News Media has some great resources on the role of women in Islam. Two lessons inc...