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Security a 'Major Concern' as Aung San Suu Kyi Plans Burma Tour

WASHINGTON, DC, June 3, 2011 — Asia Society Consultant and former Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Burma/Myanmar Priscilla Clapp reacts to news that opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi — recently released from house arrest — plans a tour of her homeland. (5 min, 52 sec)

Current Affairs
 /  New York
Less pomp and circumstances, more emphasis on human rights
Current Affairs
 /  New York
Assessing President Trump's mercurial relationship with his Chinese counterpart
Arts
 /  New York
Despite not having complete fluency in the language, the Chinese memoirist says it makes her feel "free."
Arts
 /  New York
Xiaolu Guo discusses her latest book ‘Nine Continents’ at Asia Society New York.
Current Affairs
 /  New York
Orville Schell discusses the president's newfound appreciation for the U.S. alliance with Japan and South Korea.
Policy
 /  Texas
Experts discussed immigration reform and the future of DACA and RAISE.
Policy
 /  Texas
MSNBC anchor Ali Velshi discussed the plurality of news offerings and the polarization of sources that have driven the rise of inaccurate content. The conversation was moderated by Vishakha N. Desai, president emerita of Asia Society.
Current Affairs
 /  New York
Orville Schell and Winston Lord discuss China's 19th Party Congress and President Trump's trip to Asia.
Arts
 /  New York
Playwright David Henry Hwang uses gender as a metaphor to describe how the United States perceives Asia.
Current Affairs
 /  Northern California
Experts weighed in on the future of U.S. relations with North Korea and regional stability throughout Northeast Asia.