Did you ever wonder why President Obama and his administration seem to have invested so much time and energy on Myanmar and its transition to democracy?
It's a question I had been thinking about. So I decided to explore it in my most recent column for The Edge Review. What I decided was that there were political, economic nd strategic reasons for the administration focus on Myanmar -- much to do with Obama's rebalancing, or "pivot," to Asia. But there are other considerations as well, which I lay out in my column. Read more about Why Obama is Mad for Myanmar