BUDDHIST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BUDDHIST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Kristof: Tragic human rights blind spot in Myanmar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58031579-82/myanmar-kyi-suu-rohingya.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58031579-82/myanmar-kyi-suu-rohingya.html.csp">Kristof: Tragic human rights blind spot in Myanmar</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS KRISTOF</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T07:48:02.944-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 07:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SITTWE, Myanmar • Few people have fought as courageously for human rights as Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Prize-winning democracy advocate who stood up to the generals here in Myanmar. Suu Kyi should be one of the heroes of modern times. Instead, as her country imposes on the Rohingya Muslim minority an apartheid that would have made white supremacists in South Africa blush, she bites her tongue. It seems as though she aspires to become president of Myanmar, and speaking up for a reviled minority...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58031579@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:48:02 MDT