In this scene when Aung San Suu Kyi’s father, General Aung San is assassinated, the viewer is introduced to the scene with a long shot of General Aung San arriving at the Secretariat building for a meeting with the executive council in Rangoon, Burma on Saturday, the 19th of July 1947. General Aung San, the […]

I’m Finn and I’m a skier. Now, you’re probably expecting me to tell you that the most defining moments of my life would be something like getting two Youth Olympic Medals, or gaining double U.S National Titles. Although these have both very gratifying things, they haven’t been extremely defining in my eyes. I believe the […]

Everybody goes through hardship at some point in their life but the way different individuals respond to this challenge, determines their outcome. Although times of suffering can be difficult, if one is able to take advantage of the situation, these times of suffering can result in the greatest triumph. As humans, we applaud and admire […]

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