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  1. Look Anifah, protesters SHOUTED at Najib in London because of his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Should you join a peaceful protest march and fight someone else's cause, even if you don't know him or her? If demonstrating is demeaning, then why did people join peaceful marches for Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King and Aung San Suu Kyi? Across the globe, Malaysia's reputation is taking a dive. The Malaysian government is holding its breath.

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  2. Race in the Modern WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CFR.org

    What accounts for the continuity of racial inequality in a postracist America? The fact that an earlier era's racism was built into the... Across the globe, the lessons from affirmative action programs are clear: they can occasionally help in the economic sphere, produce mixed... President Obama and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma met on November 14, 2014, in Daw Suu's home.

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  3. Racial Inequality After RacismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CFR.org

    ... are clear: they can occasionally help in the economic sphere, produce mixed... President Obama and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma met on November 14, 2014, in Daw Suu's home. They answered questions about Burmese... Department of the Interior Order ...

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  4. Does Affirmative Action Work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CFR.org

    And it is true that as part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the U.S. government began to implement affirmative action policies. What accounts for the continuity of racial inequality in a postracist America? The fact that an earlier era's racism was built into the... President Obama and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma met on November 14, 2014, in Daw Suu's home.

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  5. The Washington Post: Separated by violence, Muslims and Buddhists...Read the original story

    Friday | Burmanet

    ... prospects for peace. Affected residents submitted letters to President Thein Sein, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and Parliament Speaker Thura Shwe Mann outlining their request but say they are still awaiting a response. The latest trouble began ...

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  6. Travel With No Limits: The Adventurists: Dangerous, dirty and sure to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cool Hunting

    ... 2010 saw the lift of longstanding sanctions and boycotts of Myanmar with the release of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi after 15 years of house arrest, effectively opening a largely unseen and significant portion of... While some run or walk for ...

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  7. Rene Pederson tells the inspiring story of pro-democracy activist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cleveland.com

    ... and Big Brother is omnipresent. No one knows the generals, but most will recognize one Burmese name: Aung San Suu Kyi. On June 19, she will turn 70. Her activism is both endogenous and hereditary: Her father, Aung San, was a Burmese nationalist and ...

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  8. The Irrawaddy: Letpadaung: Fields of fire - Kyaw Phyo ThaRead the original story

    Thursday | Burmanet

    ... mine. Following the November 2012 crackdown, the government formed an investigation commission led by Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to determine whether the project should go ahead. In its report, issued in March 2013, the commission suggested the project ...

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  9. Separated by violence, Muslims and Buddhists seek to be reunited in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    ... prospects for peace. Affected residents submitted letters to President Thein Sein, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and Parliament Speaker Thura Shwe Mann outlining their request but say they are still awaiting a response. The latest trouble began ...

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  10. Burmese becomes Google's 74th Gmail languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CTV

    ... tical openness in the Asian country but a clause under the junta-era constitution still bars Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi from the presidency.

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  11. Gmail available in Burmese, the email's 74th languageRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Nation

    ... openness in the Asian country but a clause under the junta-era constitution still bars Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi from the presidency. Users are solely responsible for their comments.We reserve the right to remove any comment and revoke posting ...

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  12. Reporting: PanamaAS Bus Strike Begins, Panama Has No Sympathy for DriversRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | American Reporter

    ... cultures and languages, the music and sentiments brought us together as one. The concert was dedicated to Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's Democracy leader. She is the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate that has been under house arrest for 14 years and is ...

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  13. Letpadaung: Fields of FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... mine. Following the November 2012 crackdown, the government formed an investigation commission led by Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to determine whether the project should go ahead. In its report, issued in March 2013, the commission suggested the project ...

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  14. Heroes of Our Time Immortalized on LEGO iPhone 6 CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PSFK

    ... of whom have been imprisoned or exiled because of their beliefs or affiliations. Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, who spent years in house arrest while advocating for democratic reform in Myanmar/Burma For each of the 176 individuals ...

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  15. Avoid Antagonizing, Election Chief Tells Ethnic AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... in Burma could see the military stage another coup. And in May 2014, the UEC claimed that opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy (NLD) were violating her oath as a parliamentarian and contravening constitutional ...

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  16. At Malala's citizenship ceremony, will she be forced to bare her head?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Globe and Mail

    ... honoured that you received honorary citizenship, joining Nelson Mandela, Raoul Wallenberg, the Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi and the Aga Khan. We had looked forward to that ceremony last Oct. 22, but, as fate would have it, our capital was attacked ...

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  17. Shari'a Law in AcehRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CSIS

    ... southern Thailand and repeated visits to Myanmar, where she obtained a rare journalist visa to report from Aung San Suu Kyi's parliamentary campaign in March 2012. Jason Maloney is BIR's co-director and serves as producer, cameraman, and editor. His ...

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  18. Myanmar marches towards moment of truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Nation

    ... and deflect attention from the 100th birth anniversary of General Aung San, the father of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi . So far, the government's response to the protest had followed the pattern set by previous military regimes - hardly ...

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  19. Activism With or Without GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Daily Kos

    ... leaves. Leaders of change sometimes seem like saints, if theyare more humble in demeanor, like Joan Baez or Aung San Suu Kyi, or Yeb Sano,the Filipino climate diplomat. If they are brassier, like Vandana Shiva, or Jose Bove or Edward Snowden, then ...

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  20. Rena Pederson: Why I got hooked on BurmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... was about a woman who won the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to bring democracy to Burma. Her name was Aung San Suu Kyi. She was being held under house arrest in Rangoon, cut off from her husband in England and their two young sons. To stay ...

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