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Soldiers, rebels and the ‘lumad’

(The following article came out in the Philippine Daily Inquirer Opinion Page last August 29, 2015.)

For several months now I have been keeping track of the plight of the indigenous peoples (or lumad) of  Mindanao, particularly those who have evacuated to the urban areas to avoid the intense military operations in their communities. 794 more words


Ann Wright | A defense of WomenCross DMZ: When "human rights" hurts North Koreans

Critics of inter-Korean peace march ignore militarization as driving force behind regime’s abuses

By Ann Wright  OpEdNews  August 25, 2015    

The following article, written by *Steve Haarink for… 989 more words


The Militarization of the Superhero: Grant Morrison vs the Super-Soldiers

Written by Dan Sanchez, August 25, 2015

At this year’s Comic-Con (a huge event in the worlds of comics and superhero blockbusters), celebrated writer Grant Morrison: 4,489 more words


Is Pacifism Enough? – Nonviolent Protest and the Naval Base on Jeju Island

by SeongHan Kim

There is a small village call Gangjeong on South Korea’s Jeju Island. Jeju Island is the largest island of Korea. The location of the island is in the middle of China and Japan. 841 more words


South China Sea situation very serious – U.S. Defense Secretary says


(The Philippine Star) | Updated August 22, 2015 – 12:00am

South China Sea.FIle photo

WASHINGTON – US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said the Chinese have created a “very serious situation” in the South China Sea and must stop any further militarization, not just temporarily but permanently. 486 more words