The Malcontent on: People Outside the Library

Charlatans! Imposters! Vagrants! Just who are these people outside of my college library? Standing there all innocent like, their conversation on occasion interrupted by a chorus of nervous laughter and a glimpse of anticipative malcontent. No longer can I imitate Monty Python’s Ministry of Silly Walks on my smoking breaks, and no longer can I […]

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Long road ahead for Burma?

Janeen Sawatzky, of the Oxford Burma Alliance, analyses the motivations of Thein Sein’s government.   It is easy to believe that Burma’s battle for democracy may soon be over. US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton’s historic trip in late 2011 and David Cameron’s call for the suspension of economic sanctions this week while visiting Burma […]

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