Ma Thida

Ma Thida | Status: Released | Myanmar

Ma Thida is a Burmese human rights activist, surgeon, writer, and former prisoner of conscience. In October of 1994, she was arrested and sentenced to 20 years in Insein… More

Free political prisoners in Burma–now!

It would be easy to assume that things are rosy in Burma now that democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her party have won a sweeping victory in… More

This Week In Free Expression

It seems no one is free from the tightening noose on free expression. This week in free expression news, the U.S. joins China, Myanmar, and Sri Lanka in threats… More