Aung Sung Sui Kyi an unsung political icon

Last week the National League for Democracy (NLD) won the general elections with a landslide majority in Myanmar, formerly Burma. NLD is led by Aung Sung Sui Kyi, petite, pretty and the pluckiest of women alive.

I am inspired by women with political guts to fight tyranny/oppression. Aung Sung is one of those women, a true icon whenever icons have to be counted, not to bluff, but to inspire the masses to fight for their sacred human rights. Listen to what she has to say to her followers:

“Don’t think of yourselves as being unfortunate because of having to live through these times.

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Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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