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The Fall of Aung San Suu Kyi, Democracy Icon - The Nation.

Men sit in a tea house in Yangon under a calendar with a picture of Aung San Suu Kyi. (Reuters / Jorge Silva). Ready to Resist? Sign up for Take Action Now and we'll send you three meaningful actions every Tuesday. Thank you for signing up. For more ...and more »

West's criticism of Suu Kyi misses big picture of Myanmar - Global Times

Myanmar's State Councilor Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Award laureate, has been increasingly rebuked by the West due to her government's treatment of Rohingyas in the recent ethnic conflicts that have led to more than 400,000 Rohingyas fleeing to ...and more »

'I loathe these people': Sir Bob Geldof tears into leaders including Trump, Putin and Suu Kyi - Sky News

The campaigner says Myanmar's leader is an insult to former Nobel Peace Prize winners and that he is 'sick' of Trump and Putin. 14:54, UK, Thursday 05 October 2017. In typical style, Sir Bob didn't mince his words at the. Image: In typical style ...and more »

'I despise these people' - Bob Geldof hits out at world leaders with scathing criticism - Irish Mirror

'I'm sick of these leaders. I'm sick of Putin, I'm sick of Xi Jinping, I'm sick of Trump, I'm sick of Erdogan.' Share. By. David Maher. 10:45, 5 OCT 2017. News. Bob Geldof (Image: PA). Share. by Taboola by Taboola · Sponsored Links Sponsored Links ...and more »

Democracy Wasn't the Panacea for Myanmar - lareviewofbooks

MYANMAR SEEMED HEADED for a happy ending in November 2015, when the National League for Democracy (NLD), the party of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, swept the country's landmark election, ending a period of repressive military rule. This ...and more »

A History Of Slaughter: The Rohingya, Aung San Suu Kyi And Australia's Role In A Human Rights Betrayal - New Matilda

As the slaughter continues, Ali MC weighs in on the history of the 'world's most persecuted people'. Recently, protesters converged on the State Library of Victoria to make their voice heard in response to the escalating Rohingya crisis. For the mostly ...and more »

Bob Geldof is “sick” of the world—blame Donald Trump, Aung San Suu Kyi, and “old culture” - Quartz

“I am fed up with this world, I'm not tired of it, I'm just sick of it." (One Young World). Share. Written by. Aamna Mohdin. Obsession. Borders. October 05, 2017. Bob Geldof, the veteran singer-songwriter who turned political activist, is “sick of it ...and more »

Singer Bob Geldof labels Aung San Suu Kyi as 'one of the great ethnic cleansers' - Dhaka Tribune

Robert Frederick Zenon “Bob” Geldof, a singer, songwriter and political activist labelled Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi as “one of the great ethnic cleansers of our planet”, reports The Guardian. During his speech at the One Young World ...and more »

City of London to debate stripping Aung San Suu Kyi of freedom award - The Guardian

Aung San Suu Kyi was bestowed with the City of London's Honorary Freedom in May. Photograph: Rudolf Portillo/EPA. Aung San Suu Kyi. City of London to debate stripping Aung San Suu Kyi of freedom award. Concern over Burmese leader's response to ...and more »

Glasgow moves to strip Aung San Suu Kyi of honours - HeraldScotland

THE leader of Burma faces having the freedom of Glasgow stripped from her because of her failure to condemn the violence and persecution against Rohingya Muslims in the country. Aung San Suu Kyi has drawn increasing criticism in recent months for her ...and more »