Posts Tagged: Aung San Suu Kyi
Backsliding reforms, attacks on civilians, and evidence of war crimes are among the troubling reports just ahead of President Obama’s visit to Burma.
Daw Suu refused to address the plight of the oppressed Rohingya, who originally come from Bangladesh, when she met its prime minister.
We don’t have many Nelson Mandelas left, and we don’t really like the more pedestrian politicians that we’ve been saddled with.
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Aung San Suu Kyi's tremendous skills as an opposition leader don't necessarily translate to presidential politics.
A prominent Burma activist takes the Nobel laureate to task.
Walden Bello journeys through Burma's changing political landscape.
She may be biding her time, but Aung San Suu Kyi has yet to forcefully advocate for them.
President Thein Sein has a long way to go to win the trust of the West, as well as his own people.
Burma's President Thein Sein seems to think a veneer of democracy is enough to get sanctions lifted.