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Misunderstanding Myanmar’s Ma Ba Tha

The last few weeks in Myanmar have witnessed a confusing flurry of activity and news related to Buddhist nationalist and activist groups, marked by official bans, defiant public meetings, the creation of subsidiary groups and multiple re-brandings. Yet, as has been the case consistently over the past few years, both domestic and foreign media reports continue to get basic facts and dynamics of the situation wrong, while […]