Meta Sued for $150 Billion by Rohingya Refugees Over Myanmar Violence

Rohingya refugees from Myanmar are suing Meta, formerly known as Facebook, for $150 billion (roughly Rs. 11,31,300 crore) over allegations that the social media company did not take action against anti-Rohingya hate speech that contributed to violence. A US class-action complaint, filed in California on Monday by law firms Edelson PC and Fields PLLC, argues that … Read more

Rohingya refugee crisis: It’s not Muslims versus Buddhists, says writer Bertil Lintner

Bertil Lintner | via YouTube Bertil Lintner, former Myanmar correspondent of the now-defunct newsmagazine Far Eastern Review, first visited the country at the age of 24 in 1977. He spent most of the next three decades reporting on the excesses of military rule, which stretched from 1962 to 2010. Linter’s work got him banned by the Myanmar … Read more