Several items on Burma from Danny Fisher: UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari is returning from his sixth visit to Burma. The Washington Post dryly notes:

It is clear now that U.N. diplomacy has become a cover for inaction, not a pathway to reform.

I would love to see this man interviewed. The Boston Globe describes the Irrawaddy Delta after the cyclone as a “haunted wasteland.” (And Gustav is approaching New Orleans.)

And Aung San Suu Kyi may be on a hunger strike

Thank you for subscribing to Tricycle! As a nonprofit, to keep Buddhist teachings and practices widely available.

This article is only for Subscribers!

Subscribe now to read this article and get immediate access to everything else.

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber? Log in.