Myanmar law angers student community | News | Al Jazeera

Myanmar law angers student community

Hundreds protest against new education legislation that bans formation of unions, which some say will academic freedom.

    In Myanmar a new education law has hundreds of students taking to the streets in protest. They are upset because the new law stops them from forming unions, and some say it will curb academic freedom.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Yangon.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    The State of Lebanon

    The State of Lebanon

    Amid deepening regional rivalries what does the future hold for Lebanon's long established political dynasties?

    Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

    Exploited, hated, killed: Italy's African fruit pickers

    Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse.