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  1. Stott Despoja to visit Myanmar, CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Natasha Stott Despoja will receive a pre-election snapshot of Myanmar's reform agenda from her political hero Aung San Suu Kyi and other women striving for peace. She'll be meeting with Myanmar government officials, Opposition Leader Suu Kyi and women community leaders, to discuss the country's reform path and other issues such as gender violence.

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  2. For sale: gates from which Suu Kyi addressed Burmese, and the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    Bangkok: When Aung San Suu Kyi won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for her non-violent struggle for democracy in Myanmar, residents of Rangoon drove past the high metal gates at her lakeside house and tooted their car horns, the only way to congratulate her. Soldiers with automatic weapons would swoop on anyone stopping at the gates of the decaying white colonial house where Ms Suu Kyi spent 15 lonely years under house arrest.

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  3. Aung San Suu Kyi's mansion gates set to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The China Post

    A set of gates that became an enduring symbol of Myanmar democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi's years under house arrest are to be auctioned, a businessman who now owns them said Saturday. The gates - painted in the yellow and red colors of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party - were once located at the entrance to the crumbling Yangon mansion where Myanmar's most famous political prisoner was confined for much of the 1990s and 2000s because of her outspoken opposition to military rule.

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  4. Suu Kyi Memorabilia to be Auctioned at $200kRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    The gate and house number plate that for decades stood between adoring supporters and Burma's formerly imprisoned democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, will be auctioned off to help fund celebrations honoring her father during the centennial year of his birth. Bidding will begin at a staggering 200 million kyats and will be underway before Feb. 13, Gen.

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  5. Rival movies break taboo on Burma's national heroRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    ... said about the father of modern-day Burma, who was assassinated in 1947 and is the father of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's beloved opposition leader. Successive military regimes have downplayed Aung San's legacy and never permitted ...

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  6. Suu Kyi gates up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    A set of gates that became an enduring symbol of Myanmar democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi's years under house arrest are to be auctioned, a businessman who now owns them said on Saturday. The gates - painted in the yellow and red colours of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy - were once located at the entrance to the crumbling Yangon mansion where Myanmar's most famous political prisoner was confined for much of the 1990s and 2000s because of her outspoken opposition to military rule.

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  7. Brasch WordsTHE Republican War Against First RespondersRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  8. Amal Clooney: Making headlines for all the right reasonsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... county, winning an exhibition to St Hugh's, the formerly women-only college which was also alma mater of Aung San Suu Kyi. Gaining a 2.1, she went on to take a master's degree at New York University. While there she received the Jack J Katz Memorial ...

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  9. Gates from Burmese opposition leader's house arrest go on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    The metal gates of the home where Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi was held for years under house arrest are to go on sale. During long periods of house arrest, these long metal doors were the final barrier that separated Aung San Suu Kyi from the outside world.

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  10. Mourners gather for D-Day 'Great Escaper's' funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Portsmouth Today

    ... Brighton Town Hall. He joined an elite list to receive the honour, including Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi, former Olympic champion Steve Ovett, and First World War hero Henry Allingham, who became the world's oldest man before his ...

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  11. Dozens at funeral of Great EscaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Enfield Independent

    ... Brighton Town Hall. He joined an elite list to receive the honour, including Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi, former Olympic champion Steve Ovett, and First World War hero Henry Allingham, who became the world's oldest man before his ...

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  12. Bernard Jordan funeral: Veteran who escaped care home to attend D-day ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Brighton Town Hall. He joined an elite list to receive the honour, including Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi, former Olympic champion Steve Ovett, and First World War hero Henry Allingham, who became the world's oldest man before his ...

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  13. Suu Kyi's gate to be sold at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BBC News

    The metal gate from the house of Burmese Nobel Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi is to be sold at auction. The gate, painted the red and yellow of her party in 2007, became a symbol of the struggle against Myanmar's military rulers during her long house arrest.

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  14. Final farewell for Brighton's beloved Great Escaper as funeral takes place todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Argus

    ... Brighton Town Hall. He joined an elite list to receive the honour, including Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi, former Olympic champion Steve Ovett, and First World War hero Henry Allingham , who became the world's oldest man before his ...

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  15. Landmark Exhibition of Burmese Buddhist Art Headed for New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... Society's executive vice president, told The Irrawaddy. Both President Thein Sein and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi began their 2012 official visits to the United States with public speeches at the Asia Society's New York headquarters, a sign ...

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  16. D-Day veteran who 'escaped' care home leaves entire estate to the RNLIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... Brighton Town Hall. He joined an elite list to receive the honour, including Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi, former Olympic champion Steve Ovett, and First World War hero Henry Allingham, who became the world's oldest man before his ...

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  17. PodcastThe Kudlow FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... Listen to John J. Miller interview Rena Pederson, author of The Burma Spring: Aung San Suu Kyi and the New Struggle for the Soul of a Nation . National Review's Andrew Johnson and Radio America's Greg Corombos discuss current ...

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  18. January 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | National Review Online

    Today's Bookmonger podcast is with Rena Pederson , author of The Burma Spring: Aung San Suu Kyi and the New Struggle for the Soul of a Nation .

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  19. The American MindHow the Liberal EvolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | National Review Online

    Listen to John J. Miller interview Rena Pederson, author of The Burma Spring: Aung San Suu Kyi and the New Struggle for the Soul of a Nation. National Review's Jim Geraghty and Radio America's Greg Corombos discuss current events.

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  20. BookmongerRena PedersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | National Review Online

    Listen to John J. Miller interview Rena Pederson, author of The Burma Spring: Aung San Suu Kyi and the New Struggle for the Soul of a Nation . Listen to John J. Miller interview Rena Pederson, author of The Burma Spring: Aung San Suu Kyi and the New Struggle for the Soul of a Nation.

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