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All Posts Tagged With: "Burma"

Eyes of the Storm: Introduction

(August 19, 2009) Eyes of the Storm tells the struggles of several orphaned children left to fend for themselves in the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis. A Burmese team shot undercover for over 10 months in defiance of the ruling junta's media blackout to provide a rare window into one of the world's most secretive countries.

Jul 12th, 2011 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Turning Points in Burmese History

Learn about the major turning points in Burma’s history of colonization, military coups, and popular uprisings and watch rare video footage from the Democratic Voice of Burma.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

World Links: ASEAN Launches Human Rights Commission, Three New Attacks in Pakistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 23rd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Obama Wins Nobel Prize, Massive Car Bomb in Peshawar

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 9th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Israel Exchanges Prisoners for Video, Burmese Opposition Leader’s Appeal Rejected

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 2nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.N. Passes Nuclear Arms Resolution, G-20 Meets Tonight

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 24th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: End of Ramadan Marked by Protests in Iran, Bombing in Pakistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 18th, 2009 | Comments

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Eyes of the Storm: Full Episode

Watch the full episode of Eyes of the Storm, which uses undercover footage to tell the story of orphans fending for themselves in Burma after Cylone Nargis.

Aug 20th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Imprisoned Aid Workers Slideshow

At least 21 Burmese volunteers were imprisoned after they provided assistance to survivors of Cyclone Nargis.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: A U.S. Senator in Burma

This past weekend, Senator Jim Webb (D) of Virginia became the first senior U.S. politician to meet with the leader of Burma's military government, General Than Shwe. WIDE ANGLE discusses the implications with Maureen Aung-Thwin of the Open Society Institute.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Neil MacFarquhar on the Burmese Opposition Movement

Aaron Brown interviews New York Times reporter Neil MacFarquhar shortly after a recent trip to Burma.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: How You Can Help

This short list provides links to organizations that work to support survivors of Cyclone Nargis and orphans in Burma.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Resources

Find additional web-based resources about Ethiopia and its food supply and trade.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Credits

Credits for Eyes Of The Storm.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments
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