Aussie editor fighting still after 47 days in Burma jail

Aussie editor fighting still after 47 days in Burma jail – The Australian, April 4, 2011
…Still, many of Dunkley’s supporters fear he is in for a difficult trial, which might end in a lengthy jail term. The brash newspaperman has raised a few eyebrows in the power structures of Burma (a nation also known as Myanmar); pushing for a daily licence for the Myanmar Times, commenting publicly on his position in Burma, and permitting an Australian documentary crew to make a film about him. On the other hand, his critics argue that Dunkley has played along with Burma’s oppressive military regime, agreeing to submit the newspaper to rigorous government censors and contributing to the whitewash of a nation in tatters…

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