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 ?


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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

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Pakistan’s Ghost Schools

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Asia’s Gender Problem

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Caring for Asia’s Growing Elderly Population

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Asia India- Feudal Mores and Misogynist Attitudes

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