Number 505 in Burmese Democracy = freedom of expression The universal declaration of human rights was written in 1948. One of the basic principles of a democratic country is to comply with article 19. 505 is the number of a law dating from before the Universal Declaration of human rights. It comes from the time... Continue Reading

Number 377 in Burmese Section 377 is the main law used to repress theĀ  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) community. A 150 years old law! The law date from 1860 when the country was part of the British Empire. Governments and dictatorships that followed kept it as a tool against homosexual and trans-sexual population especially.... Continue Reading