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More than meets the eye: People's fact-finding on Mamasapano

Life Interrupted: Civilian communities terrorized by commando assault in Mamasapano

Initial Report of the People’s Fact-Finding Mission
Mamasapano, Maguindanao
February 9-11, 2015

The Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) are participating in ongoing peace talks. 1,936 more words

Noynoy Aquino

US troops: A pattern of atrocities

For Filipino and American officials, “there can’t be a worse timing” in the murder of Jennifer Laude allegedly by a US Marine, later identified as… 872 more words

Human Rights

Disturbing Propaganda Poster at Bus Stop 10369 Lower Delta Road

Dear all,

I had the sheer “luck” of chancing across a poster I find totally distasteful in this bastion of democracy, Singapore on the 15th of August, 2014. 369 more words

Politics

Singaporeans' Cycle of Contradictions: A Result of the Lack of Beliefs & Convictions

Dear all,

Have you ever stopped and think about the daily contradictions and ironies happening in your daily lives? What is the most contradicting thing you’ve ever uttered in your entire life? 1,343 more words

Politics

Runner

Runner
By Patrick Lee
Recommended by June

Sam Dryden, retired special forces, on a midnight jog, encounters a young girl barefoot and terrified running from a group of heavily armed men with one clear goal—to kill the fleeing child. 100 more words

Mystery & Suspense

The Paris Architect

The Paris Architect
By Charles Belfoure
Recommended by Kelley

Set in 1942 Paris, Lucien Bernard – an architect by trade, finds himself working with the enemy.  69 more words

Adult Books

EDCA economics

IBON Features

Philippine sovereignty remains seriously challenged even as the country marks its (supposed) 116th Independence Day on 12 June. The biggest threat still comes from the US especially amid its so-called pivot to Asia. 1,634 more words

Military & War