What’s Up With Buddhist Persecution in Vietnam?

What’s Up With Buddhist Persecution in Vietnam?

While reports of arrests of, or attacks on, Buddhists in Vietnam are not frequent, the religious community has for decades lived in a perpetual atmosphere of persecution, which cannot be quantified by the number of “incidents” but instead manifests through official and unofficial restrictions imposed by the Southeast Asian country’s communist government. “The Communist Party is really afraid of every movement that has the support of the population,” said Vo Tran…