|Barry bathes the Buddha with sky-deva looking on and Hillary nosing in (Reuters).|
|The Dalai Obama|
He worked for England's Indian Imperial Police in Burma, having been born in colonial India, now Buddhist Bihar state, the site of the Buddha's great enlightenment. B-SOb continues his epic tour through Thailand and the formerly devastated "killing fields" of Cambodia.
|B-SOb with parinirvana Buddha|
- Pres. Obama on a historic visit to Burma (Myanmar)
- Partying in a Police State
- Police state? Who said anything about a police state?
|Inside the Total Perspective Vortex|
|The Lady Aung San Suu Kyi with Pres. Obama|
We love him (as a person). We just can't stand those he represents, which are the same secretive behind-the-scenes movers-and-shakers Dick Cheney and the Bush Dynasty represented.
Nice Words are Easy
|Presidents Obama and Thein Sein during historic visit (zimbio)|
"The Rohingya...hold within themselves the same dignity as you do, and I do. National reconciliation will take time, but for the sake of our common humanity, and for the sake of this country's future, it's necessary to stop incitement and to stop violence."
Thein Sein, in a letter to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last week, promised to tackle the root causes of the problem, and Obama said he welcomed "the government's commitment to address the issues of injustice, and accountability, and humanitarian access and citizenship."
Some human rights groups objected to the Burma visit, saying Obama was rewarding the government of the former pariah state for a job that was incomplete. Speaking in Thailand on the eve of his visit, Obama denied he was going to offer his "endorsement" or that his trip was premature. More
|Dictators hold fake elections (sjpaderborn)|