Please Don't Say My Name

They tell the story of life in Burma—why they had to flee—and why
their lives are still at risk in Malaysia.


Researched, recorded, written, narrated and produced by Karen Zusman.

“Please use your liberty to promote the freedom of others.”

—Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's imprisoned pro-democracy leader and 1991 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

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“While i would like to thank all who helped with this project, including the refugees who graciously and courageously shared with me their stories; three editors; two journalists and one photographer, everyone in Malaysia has requested that i don't say their name.

Thanks to James Kennedy at, Brian Larson at Take it to Eleven and Hanna Astrom for their web design/expertise, and to Paul Meyers for donating the recording equipment.” -KZ

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