Myanmar: Cheers and Jeers for Peace Day Rally

Sep 24, 2012 Full story: Global Voices Online

A peace demonstration was organized in Yangon, Myanmar on September 21 2012 during the International Day of Peace with the common slogan of "STOP Civil War". The Kachin Peace Network which initiated [my] the movement intended to hold the event in Nay Pyi Taw.

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#1 Sep 24, 2012
UN Peace Day was hijacked for wrong reasons. Different groups have different agendas.
The most stupid and illegitimate agend is supporting the armed rebels indirectly.
Every government has the right - and duty - to put down armed rebellion. Anyone who has an issue with government can take it up to parliament through their MP. That is democracy.
Citizens must support the government against the rebels.
But treat all ethnic brethrens as brothers.
Judiciary is agent of Monarchy, in the UK.
Government is also an agent of the monarch. So is the military .
That is the road to peace. So restore monarchy. Amend constitution.
Monarchy is best guarantor of democracy. The monarch is for all. Every community, localty or region can have a local council to deal with grassroots issues. National issues are centralised but local issues are dealt with by local councils. That is the essence of good government.

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