Burma: Where Hypocrisy Clashes with Morality

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Cynthia M. Lardner

 

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it,” wisely stated George Santayana.

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The unforgivable silence of Suu Kyi and the dismay of a Nobel laureate

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Abu Sufian

The 1991 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi is widely known as ‘a democracy hero’ and/or ‘Human Rights Champion’ in her home country Myanmar and beyond. Without a shred of doubt, she contributed to her country and tried to restore democracy over and over again, showing her strong resilience against the military dictatorship.

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Angélique Kidjo & African youth activists honoured with international award

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Amnesty International

World-renowned musician Angélique Kidjo and three inspirational African youth activist movements have been declared this year’s joint winners of the prestigious Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2016.

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