Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?


A Moment for a Murderess to Remember

Aung San Suu Kyi: lawyers seek prosecution for crimes against humanity Australian lawyers file private case against Myanmar leader over treatment of Rohingya while she attends summit in Sydney  


China’s Xi calls Trump, urges US, North Korea to begin talks soon Fri Mar 9, 2018 06:32PM Home Asia-Pacific China The combo picture shows Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, and

Kim Jong-un Heads to South Korea

N. Korea says it has no need for nuclear weapons if it has security guarantee RT Published time: 6 Mar, 2018 11:19 Edited time: 6 Mar, 2018 13:38 North Korean

Pollution for Life

Will Asia’s Rise Mean the Wreckage of Planet Earth?  February 26, 2018  192 By: Cyril Pereira         Asia has industrialized at speed, reducing poverty and raising living

Aung San Suu Kyi the Dictatoress

Myanmar Backtracks on Press Freedom  February 15, 2018  465 By: Our Correspondent         Earlier hopes that Myanmar, after decades of dictatorship, would foster an open society and

Socialists Hand in Hand

Vietnam donates a shipment of rice to Cuba   A symbolic handover ceremony took place in the port city of Haiphong, North Vietnam, the same site where during its liberation

Asia in 2016:

Major events in the 10 largest Asia-Pacific economies Posted on January 15, 2017By Kevin LauSpecials In Partnership with the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at The University of Hong Kong, Asia Sentinel

ASEAN Cooperation must put People Before Profit

                                                   It is Humanitarian Intervention, Not Interference                 It is Humanitarian Intervention, Not Interference I take the view that ASEAN’s non-interference principle can be reviewed in the

Jap Reparations

World War II Japan According to the Treaty of Peace with Japan and the bilateral agreements, Japan agreed to pay around ¥1.03 trillion. For countries that renounced any reparations from

The East Goes West ?

                                                              Asian Debt and Oil   ADB says the oil price drop has a positive impact on the region, though will tend to benefit most those who have less immediate

Sing Sing Singapore

Amnesty International Gives Singapore a Low Grade Posted on March 2, 2015                By                      Our Correspondent                                 Headline, Singapore, Society This will hurt you worse than it will hurt me… Island republic


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Burma Campaign & Christmas Auction

Burma Campaign UK News Update   Britain must support international investigation into rape in Burma On Tuesday, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we delivered more

Red Faced Indians- Hanging Out The Dirty Washing

India’s ladies’ detective agencies: ‘Most people’s marriages were fine until they started using Facebook and WhatsApp’ The social media boom is playing havoc with the Indian urban marriage. There are

Rape in India

Asia India – Love, Sex and Being Inhuman I am not a Psycho-Analyst but shocked by the number of women reportedly raped. There is something very wrong with Indian societies

Burma and Thailand

BURMA CAMPAIGN UK     Free Political Prisoners No Political Prisoner Left Behind Thein Sein broke his promise to release all political prisoners by the end of 2013. No political

SE Asia- Economic Integration

SE Asia economic integration could worsen inequality: study   A plan by Southeast Asian countries to establish a European Union-inspired single market next year could worsen inequality and is likely

Asia India – Love, Sex and Being Inhuman

Asia India – Love, Sex and Being Inhuman I am not a Psycho-Analyst but shocked, as others are, by the number of women reportedly raped. There is something very wrong with

Asia’s Rising Inequality

    ASIA 26 March 2014 Asia’s rising inequality While emerging Asia continues to achieve a stunning performance in poverty reduction, the gap between rich and poor   keeps widening

Louie Walks for Freedom in Burma

[BurmaCampaign] Louie is walking for Burma and needs your help! May 2 at 11:37 PM To burmacampaign@lists.burmacampaign.org.uk  Download All   Dear friend My name is Louie Tham, and after a

Asia India – Poverty & Despair

War, Economic Catastrophe and Environmental Degradation. Under the Guise of Progress and Development Poverty and Despair in India By Colin Todhunter Global Research, April 27, 2014 Region: Asia Theme: Global

Asia Burma – Peace Talks ?

Rosy Burmese Peace Talk Reports Are Deceptions Written by Maw Theh Mar TUE,26 NOVEMBER 2013 Asia Sentinel           Safe for a summer holiday?? There are many

Asia – Pacific Region Climate Change

ADB’s Chilling Report on Pacific Climate Change Written by Our Correspondent WED,27 NOVEMBER 2013 Asia Sentinel           Kiribati: soon gone? Disaster looms for low-lying countries With

Asia India- Top Cop’s Rape Remarks

India‘s Top Cop Under Fire For Rape Remarks  Sky News – 3 hours ago India‘s top police chief is facing calls for his resignation after he said: “If you can’t prevent rape,

Asia India – 2014 General Election

Nov 13 India’s 2014 General Election and APCO’s Trojan Horse         Global Research and Countercurrents 2014 will witness India’s general election. And the choice available from the two

Asia India- Political & Economic Elites

India’s Political and Economic Elites: Swiss Banks, Harvard And Mars, In India Everything Is Okay Pockets of Consumerism amidst Abysmal Poverty By Colin Todhunter Global Research, November 07, 2013 Region:

Restructuring India

Restructuring India Colin Todhunter, Nov 1, 2013: RAW DEAL TO THE POOR: Western agri-business has been given green light to take power away from farmers and uproot traditional agriculture in

Torture in Malaysian Prisons

NGO leader in Malaysia Alleges Prison Torture Written by Our Correspondent FRI,25 OCTOBER 2013 Asia Sentinel         Jailbird Officials deny mistreatment P Uthayakumar, the de facto leader

Pakistan’s Ghost Schools

Pakistan’s Ghost Schools Written by Naeem Sahoutara & Shadi Khan Saif WED,23 OCTOBER 2013 Asia Sentinel                     Corruption, lack of monitoring