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The documentary I made for my senior thesis at New York University.

The recent thaw of Burma is one of the most celebrated stories of the year. But not all of Burma’s exiles are convinced of genuine change within their homeland.

The Lady Wins a Seat
brosephstalin:

Sick Aung San Suu Kyi Suspends Burmese Poll Campaign
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has suspended her campaign because of ill-health a week before she is due to stand for a seat in parliament.
A spokesman said she was suffering from low blood pressure and had been vomiting, due to exhaustion, doctors say.
She addressed a crowd of tens of thousands in the port city of Myeik, but will now return home to Rangoon.
She is contesting one of 45 seats in contention in by-elections next week.
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brosephstalin:

Sick Aung San Suu Kyi Suspends Burmese Poll Campaign

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has suspended her campaign because of ill-health a week before she is due to stand for a seat in parliament.

A spokesman said she was suffering from low blood pressure and had been vomiting, due to exhaustion, doctors say.

She addressed a crowd of tens of thousands in the port city of Myeik, but will now return home to Rangoon.

She is contesting one of 45 seats in contention in by-elections next week.

(Read More)