27 The News For 27 March 2017
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A Radically Different Dhamma

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The Irrawaddy revisits a story about the 969 movement that shook Burma with its anti-Muslim sentiment before Ma Ba Tha came to prominence.

Burma: A Killing Legacy

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The tragic history of assassinations in Burma’s political life is revisited in this story from our archives.

Desmond Ball Unbound

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Professor Desmond Ball, expert on military intelligence, Burma, Asia-Pacific security issues and nuclear strategy, died on Wednesday, October 12.
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Mac and Her Dudes

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Six eventful weeks that enriched the lives of a young American volunteer and a group of Karen rights activists.

Death of a Journalist

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A look back at one Japanese photojournalist’s take on the killing of a colleague and countryman seven years ago during Burma’s Saffron Revolution.

A Murky Story

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With searching renewed this month at the Yangon and Bago rivers’ confluence, The Irrawaddy looks back at some of the lore surrounding the Dhammazedi Bell.