Burma has already been a Cold War battlefield between 1948-1989, which had cost the country tremendous loss in both properties and lives. It took us two decades plus more to realize the foll... Read more
Fifteen ethnic armed groups are expected to be invited to sign Burma’s Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) in the first week of October. But the other five groups who comprise the membershi... Read more
Once upon a time, when this country was still ruled by elected officials and a coup det’at was far from the people’s minds, the following story was told and listened (but not heeded): Youth... Read more
You don’t need to be a politician to know Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, under present circumstances, is not going to be our President for the next 5 years. That wasn’t apparent in March, when the 7t... Read more
One of the Shans’ most well known politician-writer was Tun Myint Taunggyi aka Tun Myint Lay. He, in 1957, wrote on the Shan State’s right of secession as bestowed by the 1947 constitution.... Read more
Dale Carnegie whose book How to win friends and influence people became a high school text* after Burma’s Independence, had admonished: When dealing with people, remember that you are not de... Read more
Most readers may already be familiar with the seven step political roadmap as outlined in the 20 page draft Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) which is expected to be signed early in Septe... Read more
Thanks to you on both sides of the fence, the final Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) draft is now agreed by all on 7 August. The only question remains is whether there’ll be a signing of... Read more
Once upon a time, three thirsty friends are traveling through a waterless jungle. Then one day they come upon a small pool which has a dead animal in it. Friend # 1: I’d rather die than drin... Read more
So many have read the (2-9 June) Law Khee Lar resolutions. And some of them have even listened to arguments from both sides. One thing positive that came out is that there is as yet no one s... Read more
Or, the assassination might be from the NLD Party itself because the m ...
Many exellent points - again! ...
Peace cannot be found because it is not within the hearts and minds of ...
Very good points indeed! ...
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