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I'm Having a Cynical Episode - Post 005.

This friend of mine, Victor, is both cool and fucked-up simultaneously. Once upon a time, he was suicidal, and now I think he’s using societal involvement and mainstream media as a sort of outlet for old, buried feelings. 1,273 more words

Childhood

Ukraine Tank Factory

Ukraine tries do-it-yourself military upgrade while awaiting Trump | KyivPost

Photo by AFP

Published Jan. 19 at 12:43 pm

Ukrainian servicemen attend to upgraded T-80 tanks at the Malyshev Tank Factory in the north-eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on July 13, 2015, to be handed to Ukrainian forces in the east of the country. 106 more words

UKRAINE

Beijing’s Missile Deployments in the South China Sea Whither the Code of Conduct?

Author: Koh Swee Lean Collin

APPS Policy Forum, 11 January 2017

Can a form of arms control succeed in stopping the increasing militarisation of the South China Sea, or is the proposed Code of Conduct doomed to fail, Koh Swee Lean Collin asks. 1,452 more words

China

Farmers, fishers want AFP out of their communities

Farmers, fishers want AFP out of their communities

Manila, Philippines – The militant fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (PAMALAKAYA-Pilipinas) joined the protest led by the peasant group… 282 more words

Pamalakaya

Do Not Resist

Do Not Resist

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Have you or anyone you’ve ever known been a victim of random street violence? I didn’t think so.

Have you or anyone you’ve ever known been beaten up or shot by a police officer for no reason? 563 more words

Documentary

National: Poor results ten years into war against organized crime; Army will remain on the streets, EPN

Protest in Mexico City ten years after the start of the war on organized crime(@La Jornada)

This December 11 marked a decade of the beginning of the war against crime launched by former President Felipe Calderon Hinojosa (2006-2012). 1,001 more words

Human Rights