Why Buddhism, a religion of tolerance, is falling prey to hate speech
By Desmond Ng, CNA, 9 Feb 2017
“The politics of fear overrules wisdom or compassion” in Buddhist-majority countries where anger against minorities is rising, note panellists on the programme Between The Lines.
BANGKOK, Thailand -- The rise of hate speech in Buddhist-majority countries like Thailand, Myanmar and Sri Lanka is of grave concern and something that states should tackle, according to a noted Thai Buddhist intellectual, because of the danger it poses. More
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