Posts tagged "myanmar"

Peace Fighter Aung San Suu Kyi Will Contest November’s Myanmar Elections

Myanmar has barred Suu Kyi from the country’s presidency, LGBT rights around the world are sparse, Gaston Glock (allegedly) had a lawyer jailed because he wanted the lawyer’s wife, and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Women’s Underwear Causes Fear Among Myanmar Junta

Apparently, there’s a superstition about female undergarments in Myanmar. The military junta fears any contact with underwear — thongs, bikinis, boy shorts, everything — will unsettle military rulers and cause…

Catherine Strawn | May 28, 2008 - 4:30 pm