Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi tells Harvard students: I'm no icon




 
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Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi tells Harvard students: I'm no icon
 
September 28th, 2012  
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Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi tells Harvard students: I'm no icon
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts (Reuters) - Myanmar pro-democracy leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi got celebrity treatment from students at Harvard University on Thursday, but insisted she was not an "icon." "I don't like to be referred to as an icon, because from my point of view, icons just sit there," Suu Kyi said during a lecture before an enthusiastic, overflow crowd at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, Massachusetts. "I would like you to think of me as a worker. I put a lot of faith in hard work. ...




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