Article: a dissident returns to Burma

May 10th, 2013, 07:52 AM
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Article: a dissident returns to Burma

Today's Chicago Tribune has an article by Min Zin, and his reflections upon returning to Burma after having fled as a dissident about 20 years ago. Its an interesting read.

I was not able to copy and paste either the article, or the url, presumably as its part of the Chicago Tribune's "digital plus" content. I presume you can read it by signing up for a trial membership, or perhaps by googling Zin's name and the title "An exiled journalist returns to a changed Myanmar" and finding an outside link that will take you to the article.
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May 10th, 2013, 08:25 AM
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Stud... here's a link to a mirro site: http://www.foreignpolicy.com/article..._go_home_again
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May 10th, 2013, 08:40 AM
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Alas - that site wants me to sign up as well.
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May 10th, 2013, 08:46 AM
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Try this one Kathie: http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1...s-to-a-changed
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May 10th, 2013, 10:10 AM
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Thanks, Hanuman.

For others interested in Burma, this is an article well worth reading. He captures the contradictions of the current situation well, I think.
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May 10th, 2013, 10:54 AM
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Oops - I forgot to thank John for posting about this article. Thanks!
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May 12th, 2013, 05:41 AM
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very interesting article - thanks for posting the link
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