15 September 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi was already a national heroine and an international icon, whose name was mentioned alongside moral giants like Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela. However, after decades of flattery, her figure has become the centre of global anger almost at the same speed, according to the BBC item. Professor Penny Green speaks to the BBC’s Spanish language service in 'Does the crisis of the Rohingyas in Myanmar show that the West (and the world) was mistaken in making Aung San Suu Kyi an icon?' (in Spanish).