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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Phil Gordon, Burma and Robert Zoellick

Thursday, November 11, 2010

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The Takeaway

Some in Burma Call for Boycott of Elections

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the detained leader of the pro-democracy party in Burma, has called on her fellow citizens to boycott upcoming elections in the military-run Southeast Asian nation. This weekend's election will be the first held there in twenty years and the state media is urging citizens to cast their ballots. Our partners at the BBC spoke with people in Burma about the upcoming election.

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On Being

Ingrid Jordt — Burma: Buddhism and Power

Thursday, November 01, 2007

A look inside the spiritual culture of Burma, exploring the meaning of monks taking to the streets there in September, the way in which religion and military rule are intertwined, and how Buddhism remains a force in and beyond the current crisis.

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On Being

[Unedited] Ingrid Jordt With Krista Tippett

Thursday, November 01, 2007

A look inside the spiritual culture of Burma, exploring the meaning of monks taking to the streets there in September, the way in which religion and military rule are intertwined, and how Buddhism remains a force in and beyond the current crisis.

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