Burma

Australia Today

We Met the Australians Trying to Prosecute Aung San Suu Kyi For War Crimes

As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
Liam Armstrong
3.20.18
LGBTQ

How Myanmar's Paranormal Spirit Wives Escape LGBTQ Persecution

How the tight-knit nat kadaw community escapes persecution in a deeply conservative country.
Nick Baker
10.24.17
Stuff

Why Burmese Men Are Pumping Their Dicks Full of Coconut Oil

Koko is a medical student who was volunteering at a refugee camp on the Thailand-Burma border. Sometimes she had to operate on guys who had tried gaining an inch with a tub of oil and a syringe.
Patrick Marlborough
3.30.16
Drugs

The Indian Village That's Been Addicted to Opium for Seven Decades

Since British colonialists introduced the drug in the 1940s, opium has ravaged the village of Longwa and eroded most social and political structures.
Raphael Korman
11.16.15
News

Watching Myanmar's Elections with the Country's Most-Wanted Comedians

The Moustache Brothers, a Burmese comedy trio, were imprisoned in the 90s for openly critiquing the corrupt government. Now, during Myanmar's most democratic elections, we followed the Moustache Brothers through election day.
Matt Alesevich
11.12.15
News

Photos of First Time Voters at Myanmar's Historic Election

As early results point to Aung San Suu Kyi's party taking victory in Burma, here's what the election looked like on the ground.
Alicia Field
11.10.15
Fashion

Global Street Style Comes to Life in 'Fashion Tribes'

The phenomenon of globalized style in a portrait book.
TCP Staff
10.12.15
Travel

Inside Sittwe, the Point of No Return for Burma's Displaced Rohingya

Visiting one of the major launch points for the estimated 25,000 ethnic Muslims that fled the country in boats between January and March this year.
Paul Gregoire
7.29.15
Stuff

Meet the Burmese Punks Feeding Their Country's Homeless

Every Monday night, a group of black-clad, silver-studded punks meet under an overpass in downtown Yangon to distribute food to people living on the streets.
Paul Gregoire
7.14.15
News

A Prison Sentence for a Facebook Image Shows How Restrictive Burma's Anti-Free-Speech Laws Have Become

New Zealander Philip Blackwood is going to spend two and a half years behind bars because he posted a photo of the Buddha wearing headphones.
Jack Callil
3.25.15
Stuff

The Remote Villages Where Thailand's Trafficked Victims Are From

Baan Thatafang may look like paradise – but without ID cards, its "stateless" ethnic minority women are desperate to earn a living.
Adam Ramsey, Photos: Amanda Mustard
2.3.15
Photo

Fire from Above

Look into Myanmar's most dangerous and beautiful festival.
Philip Heijmans
11.12.14
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