Archive for the category ‘ASIA–PACIFIC’


At Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, a Million-Tonne Headache: Radioactive Water
Karyn Nishimura | Northglen News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How South Africa Forced Gandhi to Reckon with Racism and Imperialism
Mary Elizabeth King | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
China Defies Trump on Iran Big Time with $400 bn Belt-and-Road Investment and 5000 Red Army Troops
Juan Cole | The Transnational – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan Is Lying about the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, as It Promotes the 2020 Olympic Games
Nuclear News | CounterPunch – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
US Drone Strike Kills 30 Pine Nut Workers in Afghanistan
Reuters – The Guardian
September 23rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Pakistan Is No Friend of Kashmir, Either
Taha Siddiqui – Al Jazeera
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Western Media Portrays Hong Kong Hooligans as Heroes. But Are They?
Andre Vltchek – Global Research
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics
Submitted by Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan May Have to Dump Radioactive Water into the Sea, Minister Says
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Conflict Management in Kashmir: State–People Relations and Peace
Posted by Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science
Julianne Tveten | FAIR-Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
When Pyromaniacs Lead, the World Burns
Marwan Bishara – Al Jazeera
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
As Jakarta Sinks, Indonesia Announces Location of New Capital City
Matt Stieb | Intelligencer – New York Magazine
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
For Millions of Dogs, South Korea Is Hell on Earth
Nina Jackel | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Unsettling Truths about the 1959 U.S. Statehood Vote in Hawai’i
Poka Laenui, Kioni Dudley and Leon Siu– TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
White Supremacy before Trump: The U.S. Conquest of Hawaii
Michael K. Smith – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Behind a Made-For-TV Hong Kong Protest Narrative, Washington Is Backing Nativism and Mob Violence
Dan Cohen | The Grayzone – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Hawai’i: Mauna Kea Is only Latest Thing They Want to Take, ‘We Will Not Give It to Them’
Anne Keala Kelly | Indian Country Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Hong Kong, Kashmir: A Tale of Two Occupations
Pepe Escobar | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How the Western Media Support State Terror – While Millions Die
Matthew Alford, Florian Zollman, Alan Macleod, Jeffery Klaehn and Daniel Broudy | Peace News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Its Tragic Aftermath
Rossen Vassilev Jr. – Global Research
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Abrogation of Kashmir’s Special Status: Why Now?
Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay – Al Jazeera
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Sri Lanka: Starving Elderly Elephant’s Emaciated Body in Buddhist Festival
Joe Roberts | Metro – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
‘A New Hawaiian Renaissance’: How a Telescope Protest Became a Movement
Michelle Broder Van Dyke – The Guardian
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Listen to People of Jammu & Kashmir: End ‘Reign of Occupation and Terror’
National Alliance of People’s Movements | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Portugal: A New Home for Those Who Fear Hong Kong’s Fate?
Raquel Carvalho | This Week in Asia – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Kashmir: A Coup against the Constitution and the Kashmiris
People's Union for Civil Liberties | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Likely Outcome of Narendra Modi’s Unconstitutional Seizure of Kashmir
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Peace Journalism for the Koreas Negotiations
Jake Lynch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( 2 Comments »)
Global Peace and Human Security: India and Pakistan Itching for Showdown on Kashmir
Mahboob A. Khawaja, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Why Native Hawaiians Are Fighting to Protect Maunakea from a Telescope
Trisha Kehaulani Watson-Sproat | Vox - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Rohingya in India: No Direction Home
Soumya Shankar – Caravan Magazine [India]
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Cuban Compassion: Training Doctors for a Pacific Island Nation Running Out of Time
Robert Huish and Sharon McLennan – The Conversation
August 5th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
It Took a Crisis to Bring Hawaiians Back Together
Trisha Kehaulani Watson | Honolulu Civil Beat – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Julian Assange’s Lawyer Briefs Australian Parliamentarians on His Persecution
Oscar Grenfell | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan Approves First Human-Animal Embryo Experiments
David Cyranoski | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
America and Pakistan in Search of Peace and Conflict Resolution
Mahboob A. Khawaja, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
US Government Tops All for Creating Refugees
Eric Zuesse | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling – Researchers on How the World Should Respond
Sui Phang and Peter Bridgewater – The Conversation
July 8th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Fukushima’s Three Nuclear Meltdowns Are “Under Control” – That’s a Lie
William Boardman - Reader Supported News
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fukushima’s Three Nuclear Meltdowns Are “Under Control” – That’s a Lie)
Before the High Court of Australia: The Case of [Nobel Peace Laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi
Rawan Arraf | OpinioJuris – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Before the High Court of Australia: The Case of [Nobel Peace Laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi)
Forget GDP — New Zealand Is Prioritizing Gross National Well-Being
Sigal Samuel | Vox – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Forget GDP — New Zealand Is Prioritizing Gross National Well-Being)
Sri Lanka: How the UN Failed Tamil Civilians in 2009
Nirmanusan Balasundaram – Al Jazeera
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Sri Lanka: How the UN Failed Tamil Civilians in 2009)
The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open
Kyle Swenson – The Washington Post
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open)
Australia High Court to Decide if Aboriginals without Citizenship Can Be Deported
David Love – Atlanta Black Star
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Australia High Court to Decide if Aboriginals without Citizenship Can Be Deported)
ICC Will Not Investigate U.S. War Crimes in Afghanistan
Democracy NOW! – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on ICC Will Not Investigate U.S. War Crimes in Afghanistan)
The ICC Was Wrong to Deny Prosecution Request for Afghan Probe
Mark Kersten – Al Jazeera
April 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The ICC Was Wrong to Deny Prosecution Request for Afghan Probe)
Don’t Blame Sharia for Islamic Extremism – Blame Colonialism
Mark Fathi Massoud – The Conversation
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Don’t Blame Sharia for Islamic Extremism – Blame Colonialism)
Essays on Myanmar’s Genocide
Ayesha Kabir | Prothom Alo – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Essays on Myanmar’s Genocide)
Determined to Save India’s Water Supply, 26-Year-old Has Revived 10 Lakes from a Polluted Mess
McKinley Corbley | Good News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Montreal City Councillors Demand Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugees
Marian Scott - Montreal Gazette
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Montreal City Councillors Demand Justice for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugees)
The US Just ‘Invaded’ an Island in the East China Sea & No One Noticed
Darius Shahtahmasebi – RT
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The US Just ‘Invaded’ an Island in the East China Sea & No One Noticed)
UN Agencies Urge Brunei to Repeal New ‘Extreme and Unjustified’ Penal Code
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Agencies Urge Brunei to Repeal New ‘Extreme and Unjustified’ Penal Code)
Brunei Introduces Death by Stoning as Punishment for Gay Sex
Hannah Ellis-Petersen – The Guardian
April 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Brunei Introduces Death by Stoning as Punishment for Gay Sex)
Fukushima at Eight: Ongoing Cover-Up of the Nuclear Hazards in Japan and Abroad
Michael Welch, Dr. Helen Caldicott, and Arnie Gundersen – Global Research
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fukushima at Eight: Ongoing Cover-Up of the Nuclear Hazards in Japan and Abroad)
Study Links Fukushima Disaster to Spike in Infant Heart Surgeries
Lucy Craft – CBS News
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Study Links Fukushima Disaster to Spike in Infant Heart Surgeries)
The Rightful Owners of a Key Island US Military Base Would Like It Back, and the UN Agrees
Vijay Prashad | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Rightful Owners of a Key Island US Military Base Would Like It Back, and the UN Agrees)
Monsanto Loses Millions of Dollars after Indian Farmers Switch to Indigenous Seeds
Ruth Milka | Nation of Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Monsanto Loses Millions of Dollars after Indian Farmers Switch to Indigenous Seeds)
Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar
Cristina Maza - Newsweek
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar)
New Zealand Mosque Attacks and the Scourge of White Supremacy
Mohamad Elmasry – Al Jazeera
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on New Zealand Mosque Attacks and the Scourge of White Supremacy)
Xinjiang: The Silence of the Muslims
Gwynne Dyer – The Japan Times
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Xinjiang: The Silence of the Muslims)
Is the United States about to Lose Control of Its Secretive Diego Garcia Military Base?
Jenni Marsh - CNN
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Is the United States about to Lose Control of Its Secretive Diego Garcia Military Base?)
The Kashmir Conflict
Sohail Mahmood – Wall Street Magazine
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Kashmir Conflict)
Global Humanity Looks to Unity of Minds in Crisis: Massacres of Muslim Worshipers in Christchurch, New Zealand
Mahboob A. Khawaja, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Global Humanity Looks to Unity of Minds in Crisis: Massacres of Muslim Worshipers in Christchurch, New Zealand)
ICC Tribunal Declares Trump and Duterte Guilty of Crimes against Humanity
Prof. Marjorie Cohn – Global Research
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ICC Tribunal Declares Trump and Duterte Guilty of Crimes against Humanity)
Why Has Kashmir Been Forgotten?
Samreen Mushtaq & Mudasir Amin – Al Jazeera
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Why Has Kashmir Been Forgotten?)
Violence Breeds More Violence in Kashmir
Ather Zia – Al Jazeera
February 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Violence Breeds More Violence in Kashmir)
Young Woman Dies in Fourth ‘Period Hut’ Tragedy This Year in Nepal
Rebecca Ratcliffe – The Guardian
February 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Young Woman Dies in Fourth ‘Period Hut’ Tragedy This Year in Nepal)
Hawaiian Annexation
U.S. History | The Independence Hall Association – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Hawaiian Annexation)
Is Hawai‘i an Occupied State?
‘Umi Perkins – The Nation
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Is Hawai‘i an Occupied State?)
Destroy ‘Period Huts’ or Forget State Support: Nepal Moves to End Practice
Rojita Adhikari – The Guardian
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Destroy ‘Period Huts’ or Forget State Support: Nepal Moves to End Practice)
How Bill Browder Became Russia’s Most Wanted Man
Joshua Yaffa – The New Yorker
January 28th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
126 Years of Illegal US Occupation of Hawai’i
James Albertini | Malu 'Aina Center for Non-violent Education & Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on 126 Years of Illegal US Occupation of Hawai’i)
Honest Government Advertisement to Visit Hawai’i
thejuicemedia – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Honest Government Advertisement to Visit Hawai’i)
126 Years Ago Today: U.S. Invasion of Hawai‘i
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on 126 Years Ago Today: U.S. Invasion of Hawai‘i)
International Conference on Protection and Accountability in Burma
Columbia University & Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on International Conference on Protection and Accountability in Burma)
Afghanistan in Photos: When a US Strike Hits a Family Home
Andrew Quilty , Abigail Fielding-Smith , Jessica Purkiss – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan in Photos: When a US Strike Hits a Family Home)
Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution)
A Call for Review of the Historical Facts Surrounding UNGA Resolution That Recognized Self-Government for Hawaii
Pōkā Laenui, Kioni Dudley, Leon Kaulahao Siu and Alfred de Zayas – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on A Call for Review of the Historical Facts Surrounding UNGA Resolution That Recognized Self-Government for Hawaii)
Uyghur Dispersion and Detention in China – Worse Than We Thought
Gu Qi and Li Zaili | Bitter Winter – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Uyghur Dispersion and Detention in China – Worse Than We Thought)
Opening Pandora’s Box: Gene Editing and Its Consequences
John Bergeron – The Conversation
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Opening Pandora’s Box: Gene Editing and Its Consequences)
China’s “Golem Babies”: There Is another Agenda
F. William Engdahl | Journal NEO – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on China’s “Golem Babies”: There Is another Agenda)
Those Designer Babies Everyone Is Freaking Out about – It’s Not Likely to Happen
A Cecile JW Janssens – The Conversation
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Those Designer Babies Everyone Is Freaking Out about – It’s Not Likely to Happen)
China – A New Philosophy of Economics
Peter Koenig | Journal NEO – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
‘There Are No People’: China’s Crackdown in the Uyghur Heartland
Ann Scott Tyson – The Christian Science Monitor
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘There Are No People’: China’s Crackdown in the Uyghur Heartland)
Global Coalition of Scholars Calls for Added Pressure on China over Uygur Internment Camps in Xinjiang
Owen Churchill – China Morning Post
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Global Coalition of Scholars Calls for Added Pressure on China over Uygur Internment Camps in Xinjiang)
India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops
Colin Todhunter | Asia Pacific Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops)
Genome-Edited Baby Claim Provokes International Outcry
David Cyranoski & Heidi Ledford | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Genome-Edited Baby Claim Provokes International Outcry)
Chinese Researcher Claims First Gene-Edited Babies
Marilynn Marchione | AP – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Chinese Researcher Claims First Gene-Edited Babies)
The Uighurs and China’s Long History of Trouble with Islam
Ian Johnson | The New York Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Uighurs and China’s Long History of Trouble with Islam)
Academic Withdraws from China-Backed Event for Uyghurs
Sena Guler | Anadolu Agency [Turkey] – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Academic Withdraws from China-Backed Event for Uyghurs)
For China, Islam Is a ‘Mental Illness’ That Needs to Be ‘Cured’
Khaled A Beydoun – Al Jazeera
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on For China, Islam Is a ‘Mental Illness’ That Needs to Be ‘Cured’)
World’s First Gene-edited Babies? Premature, Dangerous and Irresponsible
Joyce Harper – The Conversation
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on World’s First Gene-edited Babies? Premature, Dangerous and Irresponsible)
Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next
Danielle Ryan – RT
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next)
Japan’s Abe Tells Putin He Won’t Let US Troops on Long-Disputed Islands if Russia Returns Them to Japan
Bill Bostock | Business Insider – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Japan’s Abe Tells Putin He Won’t Let US Troops on Long-Disputed Islands if Russia Returns Them to Japan)
Khmer Rouge Leaders Found Guilty of Genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ Moment
Hannah Ellis-Petersen – The Guardian
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Khmer Rouge Leaders Found Guilty of Genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ Moment)
People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash
Jacopo Pasotti and Elisabetta Zavoli – HuffPost
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash)
Japan Continues to Rely on Coal-fired Plants despite Global Criticism
Chisato Tanaka – The Japan Times
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Japan Continues to Rely on Coal-fired Plants despite Global Criticism)
Korea’s Historic Peace Move Puts Onus on Washington to End Conflict
Finian Cunningham – RT
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Korea’s Historic Peace Move Puts Onus on Washington to End Conflict)
Myanmar Sentences Two Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’
Laignee Barron - TIME
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Sentences Two Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’)
Israel’s Dirty Arms Deals with Myanmar
Haaretz | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Israel’s Dirty Arms Deals with Myanmar)
Philippines’ Duterte Shops for Arms on Controversial Israel Trip
Oliver Holmes – The Guardian
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Philippines’ Duterte Shops for Arms on Controversial Israel Trip)
Eyeing Landmark Verdict in Roundup Cancer Case, Vietnam Demands Monsanto Be Held Liable over Agent Orange
Andrea Germanos – Common Dreams
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Eyeing Landmark Verdict in Roundup Cancer Case, Vietnam Demands Monsanto Be Held Liable over Agent Orange)
A Distant Flickering Light: The Hibakusha Peace Movement (Part 2)
Robert Kowalczyk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Japanese Emperor’s Remorse and Efforts to Make Amends for His Father’s War
Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( 6 Comments »)
Ten Articles on the New Cold War and a Reflection
Jan Oberg – The Transnational
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ten Articles on the New Cold War and a Reflection)
Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook
Steve Stecklow | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook)
Seoul Wants US, China to Declare End to Korean War
Kim Yoo-chul – Korea Times
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Seoul Wants US, China to Declare End to Korean War)
Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?
Hartosh Singh Bal – The New York Times
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?)
Brutal WWII History in Japan’s Hashima Island: The Most Haunted on Earth
Andre Vltchek | New Eastern Outlook – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 13th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?
Soutik Biswas – BBC News
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?)
It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’
Harsh Mander – Al Jazeera
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’)
A Distant Flickering Light: The Hibakusha Peace Movement (Part 1)
Robert Kowalczyk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( 11 Comments »)
Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 7 Things You Should Know
ICAN-Int’l Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
The Myanmar Journalists Risking Their Lives to Report on the Rohingya’s Plight
Stephen Starr – The National [UAE]
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Myanmar Journalists Risking Their Lives to Report on the Rohingya’s Plight)
Russia and the U.S. Are Not Condemned to Confrontation
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev | Gorbachev Foundation – The Transnational
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Russia and the U.S. Are Not Condemned to Confrontation)
Swedish Woman Shows Quiet Power of Civil Disobedience as She Blocks a Deportation (video)
Robert Mackey – The Intercept
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Swedish Woman Shows Quiet Power of Civil Disobedience as She Blocks a Deportation (video))
Hawaiian Kingdom Files Lawsuit against President Trump in Washington, D.C.
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Hawaiian Kingdom Files Lawsuit against President Trump in Washington, D.C.)
Protests Erupting around US RIMPAC War Games Off of Hawaii
Jon Olsen | Tikkun – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Protests Erupting around US RIMPAC War Games Off of Hawaii)
Australia: The Hidden History of the Women Who Rose Up
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Australia: The Hidden History of the Women Who Rose Up)
Ducking Hell: The Shocking Video Revealing How We Farm Ducks in Australia
Chris Graham – New Matilda
July 16th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ducking Hell: The Shocking Video Revealing How We Farm Ducks in Australia)
Genocide Hoax Tests Ethics of Academic Publishing
Reuben Rose-Redwood – The Conversation
July 16th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
Rohingya: The History of a Muslim Identity in Myanmar
Jacques Leider | Oxford University Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingya: The History of a Muslim Identity in Myanmar)
Who Gets to Write the Encyclopedia? Rohingya “Expert” Denies Genocide
David Palumbo-Liu | Truthout - TRANSCEND Media Servivce
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Who Gets to Write the Encyclopedia? Rohingya “Expert” Denies Genocide)
Myanmar Bombs 60 Churches in 18 Months, Replaces Some with Buddhist Pagodas
Samuel Smith | The Christian Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Bombs 60 Churches in 18 Months, Replaces Some with Buddhist Pagodas)
Oxford’s Neo-Orientalism: Burma aka Myanmar
C R Abrar – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Oxford’s Neo-Orientalism: Burma aka Myanmar)
UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?
The Daily Star [Bangladesh] – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?)
Is Oxford University Complicit in Aung San Suu Kyi’s Genocide Denial?
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is Oxford University Complicit in Aung San Suu Kyi’s Genocide Denial?)
The Rise of a New, Global, Indigenous Left
Ikaika Hussey, Will Caron and Ed Lane | Summit Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Rise of a New, Global, Indigenous Left)
North Korea: What Price Peace?
Askiah Adam – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 25th, 2018 ( Comments Off on North Korea: What Price Peace?)
Full Text of Trump-Kim Joint Statement at Historic Summit in Singapore
The White House – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Full Text of Trump-Kim Joint Statement at Historic Summit in Singapore)
The ICC and the Plight of the Rohingya
Wayne Jordash and Uzay Aysev – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The ICC and the Plight of the Rohingya)
Monsanto Loses Indian Legal Battle over GM Cotton Patents
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 21st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Monsanto Loses Indian Legal Battle over GM Cotton Patents)
Panmunjom Declaration: A Glimmer of Hope
Askiah Adam – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Panmunjom Declaration: A Glimmer of Hope)
Why Violent Buddhist Extremists Are Targeting Muslims in Sri Lanka
Andreas Johansson – The Conversation
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Why Violent Buddhist Extremists Are Targeting Muslims in Sri Lanka)
Full Declaration North-South Korea Summit, 27 Apr 2018
TRANSCEND Media Service
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Full Declaration North-South Korea Summit, 27 Apr 2018)
North Korea Is Changing
Richard Javad Heydarian – Al Jazeera
April 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on North Korea Is Changing)
A Brief History of the U.S. Relationship to Jihadists and al-Qaeda across the World
Brandon Turbeville – Activist Post
April 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on A Brief History of the U.S. Relationship to Jihadists and al-Qaeda across the World)
Myanmar Blocks Returning Rohingya with Barbed Wire Fence, Land Mines, Security Forces
ABC RN (Australia) – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Blocks Returning Rohingya with Barbed Wire Fence, Land Mines, Security Forces)
The Living and the Disappeared: The Unending Battle for Justice in Sri Lanka
Nirmanusan Balasundaram | Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Living and the Disappeared: The Unending Battle for Justice in Sri Lanka)
Burma: Yearlong Preaching Ban on “Face of Buddhist Terror” Monk U Wirathu almost Up
Htun Htun - The Irrawaddy
March 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Burma: Yearlong Preaching Ban on “Face of Buddhist Terror” Monk U Wirathu almost Up)
Australia-ASEAN Summit Held amid US-China Tensions
James Cogan | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Australia-ASEAN Summit Held amid US-China Tensions)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities—In Their Own Words (Part 2)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities—In Their Own Words (Part 2))
March 16, the Blackest Day in Kashmir History
Mohamad Ashraf Khwaja | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on March 16, the Blackest Day in Kashmir History)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Solitary Confinement (Part 3)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Solitary Confinement (Part 3))
Australia: Crime Does Pay, the War on Drugs Doesn’t
John Ryan – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Australia: Crime Does Pay, the War on Drugs Doesn’t)
Myanmar Levels Former Rohingya Villages to Build Camp for Returnees: Maps and Graphics
Irwin Loy | IRIN – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Levels Former Rohingya Villages to Build Camp for Returnees: Maps and Graphics)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Overcrowding, No Medical Treatment, No Accessibility (Part 4)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Overcrowding, No Medical Treatment, No Accessibility (Part 4))
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 5)
Michael Brull - New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 5))
I Saw a Genocide in Slow Motion in Burma/Myanmar
Nicholas Kristof – The New York Times
March 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on I Saw a Genocide in Slow Motion in Burma/Myanmar)
Wake Up and Stop Rohingya Abuses
The Daily Star, Bangladesh | IPS – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Wake Up and Stop Rohingya Abuses)
Hiding Evidence of Massacre in Rakhine
Editorial – The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
February 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Hiding Evidence of Massacre in Rakhine)
Maung Zarni: Myanmar Feels like a Big Cage for Rohingyas
Rifat Islam Esha – Dhaka Tribune
February 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Maung Zarni: Myanmar Feels like a Big Cage for Rohingyas)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 1)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
February 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 1))
South Korea Minister Says Military Option ‘Unacceptable’ on North Korea Crisis
Soyoung Kim | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on South Korea Minister Says Military Option ‘Unacceptable’ on North Korea Crisis)
Letter of Concern to Oxford University Press regarding Dr Jacques Leider and ORE Asian History Series
Noam Chomsky, Johan Galtung, Maung Zarni, et al. - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Letter of Concern to Oxford University Press regarding Dr Jacques Leider and ORE Asian History Series)
Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, Then Killed
Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo, Simon Lewis and Antoni Slodkowski | Reuters – US News & World Report
February 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, Then Killed)
North Korea’s List of U.S. Human Rights Abuses Includes Inequality, Racism and Marijuana Use
Adam Taylor – The Washington Post
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on North Korea’s List of U.S. Human Rights Abuses Includes Inequality, Racism and Marijuana Use)
Five More Rohingya Mass Graves Found in Myanmar
Foster Klug | AP - TIME
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Five More Rohingya Mass Graves Found in Myanmar)
For Myanmar’s Army, Ethnic Bloodletting Is Key to Power and Riches
Richard C. Paddock – The New York Times
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on For Myanmar’s Army, Ethnic Bloodletting Is Key to Power and Riches)
‘Whitewashing’ Genocide in Myanmar
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Whitewashing’ Genocide in Myanmar)
The Slow-Burning Genocide in Myanmar Continues – We Cannot Be Passive
Lubka Mieresova | RightsInfo – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Slow-Burning Genocide in Myanmar Continues – We Cannot Be Passive)
Real Concerns about Rohingya Repatriation
Julian Francis | BD News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Real Concerns about Rohingya Repatriation)
North Korea Issues Statement Calling for Breakthrough in Unification
Jason Ditz | AntiWar – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on North Korea Issues Statement Calling for Breakthrough in Unification)
Rohingyas, the Refugees Who Don’t Want to Go Home … Yet
Jason Beaubien | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Rohingyas, the Refugees Who Don’t Want to Go Home … Yet)
AP Interview: Richardson Resigns from Rohingya Refugee Panel
Foster Klug | Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on AP Interview: Richardson Resigns from Rohingya Refugee Panel)
Life, Death and Politics in Hawaii: 125 Years of Colonial Rule
Andrea Freeman – The Conversation
January 22nd, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
U.S. Commits “Acts of War” against the Hawaiian Kingdom
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on U.S. Commits “Acts of War” against the Hawaiian Kingdom)
Two Koreas Will March Together at the Olympics
Agence France-Presse | PRI – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Two Koreas Will March Together at the Olympics)
Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims
Maung Zarni & Natalie Brinham - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims)
Hawaiian Islands: 125 Years of U.S. Occupation
James Albertini | Malu 'Aina Center for Non-violent Education & Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 15th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
China Leading on World’s Clean Energy Investment, Says Report
Jocelyn Timperley | Carbon Brief – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on China Leading on World’s Clean Energy Investment, Says Report)
USA’s Trump Wants War, South Korea’s Moon Wants Peace
Se-Woong Koo – Al Jazeera
January 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on USA’s Trump Wants War, South Korea’s Moon Wants Peace)
North Korea and South Korea Are Threatening to Seek Peace
William Boardman - Reader Supported News
January 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on North Korea and South Korea Are Threatening to Seek Peace)
Protected Myanmar’s Genocide and Its Impact on Bangladesh
Mohammad Zaman – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
January 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Protected Myanmar’s Genocide and Its Impact on Bangladesh)
The Denied Oppression of Myanmar’s Rohingya People
IRIN – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Denied Oppression of Myanmar’s Rohingya People)
The Rohingya Crisis Shames the Global Community
Tej Parik – Asia Times
December 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Rohingya Crisis Shames the Global Community)
Zarni: “Ending the Genocide in Burma Is Not Profitable”
Naznin Tithi – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
December 11th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Zarni: “Ending the Genocide in Burma Is Not Profitable”)
How Peace Journalism Can Deescalate Conflict in the Age of Trump and North Korea
Michael Greenwell – The Conversation
December 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on How Peace Journalism Can Deescalate Conflict in the Age of Trump and North Korea)
‘No Such Thing as Rohingya’: Myanmar Erases a History
Hannah Beech – The New York Times
December 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on ‘No Such Thing as Rohingya’: Myanmar Erases a History)
Burma/Myanmar: Call It Genocide
Gregory Stanton – The Daily Star
November 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Burma/Myanmar: Call It Genocide)
Myanmar and Bangladesh Strike a Shameful Deal on Rohingya Refugees
Rosa Freedman – The Conversation
November 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar and Bangladesh Strike a Shameful Deal on Rohingya Refugees)
Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges Don’t Excuse Toxic and Unfounded Racism against Rohingya
Khin Mai Aung | HuffPost – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges Don’t Excuse Toxic and Unfounded Racism against Rohingya)
Myanmar and Buddhist Extremism
Paul Fuller – The Conversation
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar and Buddhist Extremism)
Your Silence on Manus and Nauru Is Your Complicity
Lauren Bull – New Matilda
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Your Silence on Manus and Nauru Is Your Complicity)
UN Envoy Urges Greater Support for Rohingya Victims of Sexual Violence
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on UN Envoy Urges Greater Support for Rohingya Victims of Sexual Violence)
Afghanistan Opium Production Jumps 87 Per Cent to Record Level – UN Survey
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan Opium Production Jumps 87 Per Cent to Record Level – UN Survey)
UN Security Council Calls on Myanmar to End Excessive Military Force in Rakhine State
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on UN Security Council Calls on Myanmar to End Excessive Military Force in Rakhine State)