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JUSTICE: We must live up to values of liberty

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama said:

“I saw the power of hope last year in Rangoon, in Burma, when Aung San Suu Kyi welcomed an American president into the home where she had been imprisoned for years; when thousands of Burmese lined the streets, waving American flags, including a man who said, ‘There is justice and law in the United States. I want our country to be like that.’”

I hope that the people of Burma recognize just as we must, that justice and law must constantly be checked and balanced with fair treatment, equality, mercy,

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