Myanmar Might Get a Woman President Before the United States Does
New York Magazine
Aung San Suu Kyi has been fighting for democracy all her life. Photo: Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images. Myanmar might get its first woman president before the United States does, even though the leading candidate — Nobel Peace Prize recipient Aung San Suu ...
Myanmar Talks Could Open Door to Presidency for Aung San Suu Kyi
New York Times
NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar — The democracy movement of the Nobel Peace laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is negotiating with Myanmar's military over the composition of the next government, including a possible deal that would allow her to be president, two ...
Aung San Suu Kyi urges patience over Myanmar presidency decision
Channel News Asia
Myanmar's National League for Democracy (NLD) leadeer Aung San Suu Kyi holds a press conference in Nay Pyi Taw, on Feb 3, 2016. (Photo: AFP/Aung Htet). Military members of parliament attend a lower house session in Nay Pyi Taw on Feb 1, 2016.
Gay people in Burma live secret lives. Will Aung San Suu Kyi liberate them?
“I know some people like 'they', but I don't mind. You can use 'he' or 'she',” Htike Myat Kalyar Khin Khin Win says earnestly in English, showing an impressive grip of foreign pronouns, when I ask how she wants to be referred to in this article. Htike ...