The world needs to be aware of this crisis. People are dying.
Another day, another time, I would have been all over the story of what has been happening in Myanmar (aka Burma) over the past several months (decades). It is important. It is a matter of human lives. Instead, I have focused on the political corruption, the racism, the horrific gun problem, and other issues that hit more closely to home. I learned some time ago that many people in this country are not particularly interested in what happens in North Korea, Yemen, the Ukraine, or Myanmar, for we have our own burdens to bear, our own fights to fight. But, what has happened in Myanmar, Yemen and other places over the past years is … must be … important to us all, for whether you like it or not, we all share the same planet and its limited resources, and we are all part of the same race — the…
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