Emanuel Stoakes is a UK and New Zealand based freelance journalist. His work typically addresses issues pertaining to war, human rights and/or social justice. He has produced work for The Independent, The Daily Telegraph, New Statesman, The Huffington Post and Empirical magazine among others.
02 March 2015 12:02 PM
The UK has not only failed to issue meaningful condemnation of the Gulf state's abuse, it has significantly deepened its alliance with Manama
11 September 2014 05:21 PM
If the British Government really values human rights, it cannot remain silent
11 April 2014 01:52 PM
This year looks set to be the most fraught in a long time for the already highly imperilled ethnic group
31 January 2014 02:49 PM
So far we have not had the upfront debate the seriousness of this issue deserves
09 December 2013 04:05 PM
The need for action is urgent, the reporting almost non-existent
Aung San Suu Kyi is only the latest to fail the Rohingya. More of this and the result will be genocide
29 October 2013 04:53 PM
Various political powers are shirking responsibility - including the British Government
Britain surely knows how bad things are for Burma's minorities. So why do we maintain diplomatic relations?
23 July 2013 04:22 PM
The freeing of political prisoners by Thein Sein is more PR than a sign of change
14 June 2013 06:42 PM
The least we can do is protest the mistreatment of these figures who tell us what we need to know
06 June 2013 07:26 PM
This is only the latest erosion of civil liberties from the Obama administration
Serious ethical questions surround the west’s deepening of ties with Burma. It is time to adjust policy.
26 May 2013 12:27 PM
The government's image might have improved, it's human rights record has not
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan