Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 (awarded in absentia), founder and chair of Burma's National League for Democracy, the victim of 15 years of house arrest at the hands of that nation's military dictatorship in the period from 1989 until November 2010,
and now a member of her
country's parliament as it continues on a course toward liberalization and
renewed international ties, Daw Aung San Suu continues her 17-day tour of the United States by visiting the Harvard Kennedy School
Thursday afternoon, where she will deliver the Godkin Lecture.
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I have a law degree (Stanford, 66') but have never practiced. Instead, from 1967 through 1977, I tried to contribute to the revolution in America. As unsuccessful as everyone else over that decade, in 1978 I went to work for the U.S. Forest (more...
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