Aung San Suu Kyi

Music

Myanmar's Metal Scene Stands Strong in the Midst of Political Upheaval

Metalcore is still king in capital city Yangon, but black and death metal are gaining ground in this troubled Southeast Asian political hotbed.
Joe Henley
2.5.18
Rise Up

As Thousands of Rohingya Muslims Flee Genocide in Myanmar, Here's How to Help

Severe international criticism is being leveled at state leadership for ignoring the massive humanitarian crisis, but mobilization efforts are under way.
Kastalia Medrano
9.28.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Paul Manafort reportedly wiretapped and threatened with indictment, GOP candidate in Alabama drops racial epithets, Pentagon chief mulled putting nukes back in South Korea, and more.
VICE Staff
9.19.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Irma wipes out a quarter of homes in the Florida Keys, the White House wants to cap refugee admissions, Seattle's mayor resigns amid sex abuse allegations, and more.
VICE Staff
9.13.17
Myanmar

Violent Crisis in Myanmar Prompts Petition to Revoke Leader's Nobel Peace Prize

As violence plagues the Rakhine state, over 370,000 people have signed a Change.org petition calling for Aung San Suu Kyi's prize to be revoked.
Kimberly Lawson
9.7.17
politics

The Unspeakable Horrors Endured by the World's Most Persecuted Minority

The Rohingya people of Myanmar have lived through mass gang rape, brutal beatings, and killings. A new UN report exposes the scale of atrocity suffered by its women and children.
Nancy Clark
2.27.17
Op-Eds

How Hip-Hop and Country Music Helped Aung San Suu Kyi Win Myanmar's Historic Democratic Election

Never underestimate the power of a catchy campaign track.
Mason Adams
11.27.15
News

Photos from Burma’s Civil War

Toronto Photographer Bryan Dickie Covers Burma's Ethnically Controlled Territories in His New Book 'Little Pieces.'
Bryan Dickie
11.20.15
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 Myanmar, here's what the election looked like on the ground.
Alicia Field
11.10.15
News

We Asked an Expert What Aung San Suu Kyi’s Victory Would Mean for Myanmar

As the results of the nation's first free election in 25 years are being released, it's looking like it's going to be a landslide victory for Aung San Suu Kyi's party, the National League of Democracy (NLD).
Paul Gregoire
11.10.15
News

Russia Wasn't the Only Bad Guy at G20

Russia was the kid everyone picked on at this weekend's G20 in Brisbane, but there were other countries with similarly atrocious records that slipped through the conference unnoticed.
Lauren Gillin
11.17.14
News

The Big Lie Behind the Flowers in Aung San Suu Kyi's Hair

OK. I admit it. I fucked up… bought into the myth. But so did virtually every other media outfit on Earth.
Robert Wiener
6.29.12
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