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Aung San Suu Kyi’s free press dilemma

Journalists and civil righs advocates say Aung San Suu Kyi, shown here at a European Union news conference in May 2017, is keeping non-government media at a distance in Myanmar.

Alex Lazar Aung San Suu Kyi is treating the press in Myanmar poorly, and that may impede her efforts to democratize the conflict-wrought country. But is Suu Kyi’s apparent authoritarian streak mere caution? Expanding civil liberties too forcefully could bait ...

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