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Reconciling Buddhism And Buddhists' Atrocities

NEW YORK, February 16, 2018 — Thupten Jinpa, a Buddhist scholar and the longtime English translator of the Dalai Lama, explains how to reconcile the compassionate teachings of Buddhism with Buddhists' atrocious treatment of the Muslim Rohingya minority in Myanmar. (1 min., 46 sec.)


Policy
 /  New York
Pakistan's Foreign Minister addresses the riots that broke out in Pakistan a week earlier over an anti-Islam YouTube video.
Policy
 /  New York
Pakistan's Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar lays out the Pakistani objections to American drone strikes in her country.
Pakistan's Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar assesses key issues such as trade liberalization with India, U.S. drone strikes, and relations with Afghanistan.
Policy
 /  New York
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra stresses Thailand's commitment to defusing tensions in the South China Sea and helping Myanmar.
Policy
 /  New York
Yingluck Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand, offers her views on key challenges facing the Asia-Pacific region, including tensions in the South China Sea and Myanmar's opening.
President Jose Maria Figueres, President Mohamed Waheed, and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina discuss the enormous impact of global warming on developing nations.
Policy
 /  New York
Following the launch of a major new report on climate change, experts from the World Bank, DARA and other organizations assess its findings.
Policy
 /  New York
Top officials speak out at major report launch.
Arts
 /  New York
Vishakha Desai and Holland Cotter discuss the elements of the Asian contemporary art movement that have surprised them in recent years.
Arts
 /  New York
Holland Cotter, Vishakha Desai reflect on contemporary field.
Policy
 /  Hong Kong
Burton Levin, former Ambassador to Myanmar, speaks about the state of affairs in Myanmar and the cautious optimism for life after military rule.
Policy
 /  New York
Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr discusses the strengths of the Australian economy in an address coinciding with the opening of the 67th UN General Assembly.