Jobless to topless

 Jobless to topless

 

As a bartender and trainer at a national restaurant chain, Rebecca Brown earned a couple thousand dollars in a really good week. Now, as a dancer at Chicago’s Pink Monkey gentleman’s club, she makes almost that much in one good night.

The tough job market is prompting a growing number of women across the country to dance in strip clubs, appear in adult movies or pose for magazines like Hustler.

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Suu Kyi detention breaks Myanmar law – UN body

Suu Kyi detention breaks Myanmar law –

UN body

  • First time detention found to be against Myanmar law
  • U.N. Secretary-General Ban urged to visit country

WASHINGTON, March 23 (Reuters) – A United Nations body has ruled the detention of Myanmar democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi is illegal under the domestic laws of her own country, the former Burma, her lawyer said on Monday.

It was the first time the U.N. Working Group on Arbitrary Detention found that the confinement of Suu Kyi, who has spent more than 13 of the last 19 years under house arrest, illegal under Myanmar law, said her lead attorney, Jared Genser.

“The Working Group requests the government to immediately release, without any condition, Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi from her continued placement under house arrest,” said the ruling, issued in November but made public only this week.

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