Myanmar’s Authoritarian Backslide – A Reflection on Current Events

By Natasha Ezrow (University of Essex; Email: nezrow@essex.ac.uk)   While Myanmar appeared to be moving towards democratic reform in 2010, most observers have cautioned that there might not be much reason for optimism. Currently the country is experiencing a major crisis with the rise in violence against the Rohingya community, in what some are labelling … Continue reading Myanmar’s Authoritarian Backslide – A Reflection on Current Events