Emily Fishbein

Emily Fishbein

Emily is a freelance journalist, mostly focusing on Kachin State, Myanmar.

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Chinese money, US human rights: in Myanmar’s Kachin State, a delicate balance

Far from the front lines of the US-China trade war, the resource-rich Kachin is the scene of a familiar struggle for influence between the two superpowers.

12 Jan 2020 - 10:24PM

Far from the front lines of the US-China trade war, the resource-rich Kachin is the scene of a familiar struggle for influence between the two superpowers.

Chinese money, US human rights: in Myanmar’s Kachin State, a delicate balance
In Myanmar, relationships between Buddhists, Christians and Muslims is taboo. For these couples, love found a way

Negative perceptions of mixed relationships are instilled in the Buddhist-majority country through schools and institutions. But for these three couples, love found a way.

22 Sep 2019 - 3:43PM

Negative perceptions of mixed relationships are instilled in the Buddhist-majority country through schools and institutions. But for these three couples, love found a way.

In Myanmar, relationships between Buddhists, Christians and Muslims is taboo. For these couples, love found a way