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Dec 1, 2017
A Rohingya boy in Malaysia in 2012

Here's how you can help Rohingya refugees

Martha Roth
The Burmese state and military are engaging in nothing less than ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya people. Here's how you can help.
Podcast
Jan 27, 2012

jhr Rights Report #14: Burma/Myanmar

Journalists for Human Rights
The 14th edition of the jhr Rights Report focuses on the changing human rights situation in Burma. Myanmar's regime is releasing political prisoners and allowing democracy activists to regroup.
Book Review
Dec 9, 2010
The Voice of Hope

Aung San Suu Kyi's 'revolution of the spirit,' part one

Noreen Mae Ritsema
The Voice of Hope explores the meanings and dimensions of nonviolent revolution both in Burma and how we can integrate those spiritual factors and principles in our own daily lives.
Photos
Nov 19, 2010
The world wants to see her: Aung San Suu Kyi takes a visit from Norway's ambassador to Thailand on Wednesday, Nov. 17. Photo: Arne Jan Flolo/UD/Flickr

Aung San Suu Kyi is free!

Adam Bemma
Rights and Democracy President Gerard Latulippe discusses the release of the Burmese political icon from house arrest.
Podcast
Nov 15, 2010

Aung San Suu Kyi is free!

Street Cred
Jailed Burmese democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is released from house arrest.
Blog
Nov 12, 2010

Aung San Suu Kyi scheduled to be released

Noreen Mae Ritsema
In the wake of Burma’s first election in 20 years, political prisoner and Nobel Peace prize recipient Aung San Suu Kyi is scheduled to be released from house arrest on Nov. 13, 2010.
News
May 14, 2010
Ka Hsaw Wa speaks at the University of Ottawa in Dec. 2007. Photo: Matthew Morgan.

University of Ottawa spied on leading Burmese activist

Matthew Morgan
When a Karen dissident came to the University of Ottawa in 2007 and was in the position of embarrassing a major benefactor, administration staff tried to prevent the talk, according to emails.
News
Jul 20, 2009

Chretien hired as senior adviser to Burmese mine stakeholder

Tin Maung Htoo and Kevin McLeod
Former prime minister Jean Chretien has been hired on as a "senior international adviser" to Ivanhoe Mines, a company that helps the Burmese military regime operate the country's largest mine.
Blog
May 20, 2009

Supporters rally for Burma's Suu Kyi in Toronto

John Bonnar
Over 100 people participated in a global day of action at Queen's Park on Monday in support of Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is accused of violating the terms of her house arrest.
Event

Rally for Aung San Suu Kyi in Lethbridge, AB

Jun 3, 2009
The Penny Coffee House Lethbridge , AB
Canada
49° 41' 30.2136" N, 112° 49' 26.5548" W
Alberta CA
Amnesty Internationall Rally to support Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday, June 2, 2009 in Lethbridge, AB.
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