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Racial and ethnic minorities [What Europe does for you]

With European elections coming up in May 2019, you probably want to know how the European Union impacts your daily life, before you think about voting. 348 more words


Unveiling the hardships of ethnic women in Myanmar


Yangon, Myanmar

“I always have to investigate my stories in conflict zones”

I am 32 years old. I live in Yangon but I am originally from Myitkyina, in Kachin state. 1,828 more words


Japan and the Other II – Caught between Asia and the ‘West’?

Written by Griseldis Kirsch.

If Japan tries to appear homogeneous to the outside world, it also has a sizeable and increasing immigrant population. As an ageing society, Japan may well need foreign labour to fill vacancies, yet it is not necessarily consistent in its immigration policies: … 909 more words


Evangelicalism is not representative, despite what the national average says

Following my comments on Tim Farron’s withdrawal from the Northern Men’s Convention, there was a lot of discussion in different quarters. As discussion unfolded on a Facebook post by John Stevens’, in which he shared my article, he proffered the following stats: 876 more words

Wild Tea Trees of Vietnam

It is generally accepted that the tea plant is native to parts of China, Assam (India), Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. In a number of these countries, including Vietnam, wild tea plants can still be found growing but are most likely relics of past cultivation rather than truly wild. 610 more words