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Chinese’s military dominance in S. China Sea complete: report

ABS-CBN via Kyodo News / Mar 20 2017

TAIPEI – China has secured the central leadership role in the South China Sea and other players cannot match its military supremacy in the region, according to an internal magazine of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) obtained by Kyodo News. 290 more words

China Foreign Policy

Chiapas: National Day: "The Victims of State Terrorism are of the People, We will not Stop until We Find Them!"

FNLS Press Conference (Photo: @Sipaz)

 On March 6, the National Front for Struggle for Socialism (FNLS) began its National Day of Struggle in Chiapas. 596 more words

Human Rights

Conscientious Objection for Reserved Forces in South Korea - Sung-Hyun Jo's Story

by SeongHan Kim

Band of Brothers

The story of Korean Conscientious Objector Sang-Min widely spread among many Anabaptist-Mennonite circles. While he was in prison, he received many letters and cards from different parts of the world. 667 more words

Peace

National/International: "Torture and Mistreatment Continue to Be Widespread in Mexico", Juan E. Mendez

Amnesty International campaign against torture in Mexico

On 24 February, the current UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, Nils Melzer, presented the follow-up report on the mission carried out by his predecessor Juan E. 514 more words

Human Rights

National: Amnesty International Presents Report on Global Situation of Human rights. Mexico "One of the Worst Crisis of Human Rights and Justice"

On February 21, Amnesty International presented its annual report. In the section corresponding to events in Mexico in 2016, AI summarized: “Ten years after the beginning of the so-called “war against drug trafficking and organized crime”, military personnel continued to be employed in public security operations, and violence in the country continued to be widespread. 354 more words

Human Rights

Robert Mercer: the big data billionaire waging war on mainstream media

With links to Donald Trump, Steve Bannon and Nigel Farage, the rightwing US computer scientist is at the heart of a multimillion-dollar propaganda network.

There are two things, potentially, going on simultaneously: the manipulation of information on a mass level, and the manipulation of information at a very individual level. 5,025 more words
Mainstream Corporate Media

Do Not Resist - Christiansburg Reportback

Our first screening of the Do Not Resist documentary was a success. There may have not been as large of turnout as we and other attendees hoped for, but everything in the beginning starts small. 1,624 more words

Analysis