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Let's Not "Nerf the World"

I was reading someone’s FB post today and I came across a term that resonates with me, regarding the ubiquitous erosion of personal freedom in our country, if not the world. 958 fler ord

Human Rights

IBEW Representation

So I get this letter via email from the lawyer for the
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local
Union 424 (”IBEW LU 424”)

This lawyer is trying to say that the IBEW LU 424 and the IBEW 1st District Office… 819 fler ord

IBEW Case

Peter the Vegan - The Burning

When last we left Peter the Vegan, he appear in the Grand and Holy Court of Truth, Justice and Right, a man condemned of misguided sympathies and a damning history of nonconformity, and where he now stand pelted by a barrage of eggs, rotten cabbage, old shoes, and tomatoes, and an onslaught of vile virulent verbiage. 1 958 fler ord

Animal Rights

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 fler ord

Articles

BERSIH 4.0: A Pathetic Response from Prime Minister Najib Razak

September 1, 2015

BERSIH 4.0: A Pathetic Response from Prime Minister Najib Razak

by Anisah Shukry

http://www.themalaysianinsider.com

Published: 31 August 2015 3:13 pm| Updated: 31 August 2015 4:48 pm… 621 fler ord

Politics

Parents of U.S. Resident File Lawsuit against Former Dictator Jiang Zemin

August 31, 2015 | By a Minghui correspondent in Shandong Province, China

(Minghui.org) On June 16, Mr. Zhang Xingwu and his wife Ms. Liu Pinjie, Falun Gong practitioners from Jinan City, Shandong Province, sued former Chinese dictator Jiang Zemin for launching the persecution of Falun Gong. 399 fler ord

Human Rights

Barrick closes $298m Porgera JV deal with Zijin

Henry Lazenby | Mining Weekly

The world’s largest gold producer by output Barrick Gold on Monday announced that it has closed a deal forming a strategic partnership with Zijin Mining Group. 517 fler ord

Papua New Guinea