How to Achieve Our Democracy

How to Achieve Our Democracy

The word “democracy” appeared in the First Declaration of the People’s Party which was announced and distributed to the public on 24 June 1932. It states: “It is necessary that the country has a government like in a democracy; that is, the...

Aung San Suu Kyi?s Buddhism Problem

Why isn’t Burma’s democracy icon speaking up for minorities — and against her country’s nationalistic, racist, xenophobic, and occasionally violent Buddhist majority? BY WILLIAM MCGOWAN | SEPTEMBER 17, 2012  ? During her long struggle...