Edith Mirante

Edith Mirante is director of Project Maje www.projectmaje.org which distributes information on Myanmar’s human rights and environmental issues, and author of The Wind in the Bamboo: Journeys in Search of Asia’s ‘Negrito’ Indigenous Peoples.

A waste of lives

The scramble for jade in Myanmar's Kachin State.

Aug 13, 2019

Coal cauldron

Will democratic Myanmar be fueled by dirty energy?

Jun 01, 2016

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What COVID-19 reveals about the spectacle of cricket and inequality within the cricket fraternity.

The early story of Christianity in Northeast India

Colonial officers, venture capitalists and Baptist missionaries in the Naga highlands.