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A heads up for my English speaking friends in Japan.

I posted this on my Twitter and Instagram feeds, but I have reposted it here for English speakers.

Amnesty International is running a campaign to have the Japanese government introduce legislation preventing anti LGBT discrimination. 57 more words

Japan

Amnesty introduces ex-militants to sports

Amnesty Programme (PAP) has engaged ex-agitators in sports activities as an opportunity that would develop their spirit of volunteerism and patriotism.

The Coordinator Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Brig.-Gen. 464 more words

Moral Instruction From the Opposition Media

How accurate is a poll based on a set of facts that don’t exist?

The WaPost’s Greg Sargent is excited about a new CNN poll claiming a vast majority of Americans essentially support open borders. 368 more words

Politics

Indonesia gives tax office access to accounts at financial institutions

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has signed a new regulation giving tax authorities access to information on accounts held at financial institutions, including banks. 498 more words

Money Matters

Activist Self-Care: Always remember to ask yourself why?

As an activist, it often becomes difficult to maintain a level of optimism when the current state of human rights is bleak. There comes a moment when all the rallies and late night meetings seem useless. 545 more words

Section 13

Hello from the Dogpatch! Since 2000, our group has been reading and commenting on each other’s work. Those of you in writing groups well know the rewards of watching your friends’ work flourish over time. 2,262 more words

Dogfight

Im-Politic: Immigration Hypocrisy (Literally) Hits Home

Thanks to New Republic staff writer Clio Chang, we now know that those resisting the evil President Trump and his particularly evil policy of stepping up deportations of illegal immigrants have begun taking the Sanctuary City (and County and State) one courageous and virtuous step further. 590 more words

Im-Politic