Priscilla Clapp

  • April 2, 2012  

    Catapulting from imprisonment to elected office, Myanmar’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday hailed a “new era” in the country, also known as Burma. Jeffrey Brown and The Asia Society’s Priscilla Clapp discuss what the opposition’s win, yet minority standing in Parliament, could mean for the country’s future. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2011  

    In an effort to warm relations between the U.S. and the Asian nation of Myanmar, President Obama announced he will send Secretary of State Hillary Clinton there next month. Margret Warner discusses the renewed ties with retired Foreign Service officer Priscilla Clapp and Tom Malinowski of Human Rights Watch. Continue reading