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#MyFreedomDay

Today is the international news conglomerate CNN‘s My Freedom Day, a celebration and call-to-action that recognizes both the joys of upholding basic human rights as well as the threats to human dignity around the world.  55 more words

NEWS

The Migrant Worker Worked the 24/7 Shifts, with No Time Off, the Employers Were, Indicted

Yeah uh, and these, are the unaccounted for, workers! From the Front Page Sections, translated…

An owner of a factory, Lee, in Taichung, two yeas ago hired an Indonesian worker, Linda, and was accused by her, of having her work in the factory during the daytime, and at night, she’d still needed to head to the owner of the factory’s house to clean, to do the laundry, and Linda had, worked for three months straight, and only had two evenings that she didn’t need to work her overtime. 317 more words

Experiences Of Life

Wife of Taiwan activist jailed in China barred from visiting

AFP

© AFP/File | Lee Ching-yu was barred from boarding a plane to visit her husband in a Chinese prison

TAIPEI (AFP) – The wife of a Taiwanese democracy activist who was jailed in China in a case which further strained relations was Tuesday barred from boarding a flight to visit him in prison.Lee Ming-cheh — an NGO worker arrested during a trip to the mainland last March — was sentenced in November to five years in prison by a court in the central province of Hunan on charges of subverting state power. 266 more words

Manifestation of fake manliness

Nobody was born with the thought that they are superior.

It is injected by the society.

You come to this world as a warm wet clay. 127 more words

Society

A world of give and takes

  • Give money, take essentials.
  • Give money, take love.
  • Give money, take respect.
  • Give money, take shelter.
  • Give beauty, take love.

    Imagine you are a working professional. 185 more words

    Society

    Untitled, a Poem

    Written, by the wife of the Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner, Xiao-Bo Liu, about the trials of their lives together, what they’d, weathered together, separately, translated… 244 more words

    Experiences Of Life

    Basic human right! Treat people with respect! 

    Recently, I went out of town for business and rode on public transport. I had an unfortunate encounter with this older male who kept chatting me up and made lewd jokes. 328 more words