Dec 14, 2017

District of Columbia: D.C. Representatives Discuss a Pathway to District Voting Rights

The New Columbia Statehood Commission is working to push through a vote for D.C. statehood by following the same strategy as Tennessee and six others states historically have.  This strategy involves securing a majority vote from both houses of Congress and presidential approval. However, this would grant democrats two extra votes in congress, which is expected to face a push back from today’s...

Dec 14, 2017

District of Columbia: D.C. Representatives Discuss...

The New Columbia Statehood Commission is working to push through a vote for D.C. statehood by following the same strategy as Tennessee and six others states historically have.  This strategy involves...

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Dec 14, 2017

East Turkestan: Mandatory Biometric Collection...

Chinese authorities have introduced mandatory biometric data collection of Uyghurs living in the Xinjiang province. Although the program has been introduced under the guise of free healthcare,  those...

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Dec 14, 2017

Ethiopia: Ethiopian Government Shuts Down Social...

On 11 of December 2017, protestors, mostly students of neighboring Universities, went out in the streets to denounce the killing of Ahimaddinnn Ahimad Asaasaa by the Liyu police, the special paramilitary...

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Dec 13, 2017

Iranian Kurdistan: Solidarity for the Independence...

Photo courtesy of CNN The Islamic Republic of Iran strongly condemned the Kurdish referendum for independence in Iraq, fearing the destabilisation of the region and irredentist claims from Kurdish...

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Dec 12, 2017

Ogoni: Infant Mortality Increases as Niger Delta...

Photo Courtesy: Sosialistisk Ungdom (SU) @flickr.com Representatives of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) have spoken out against oil conglomerate Shell and the Government of Nigeria...

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Dec 12, 2017

Nagalim: Book Launch for the Occasion of Naga...

Photo Courtesy of: The Morung Express On 10 January of every year, Naga Day will be celebrated in an effort to come together as one nation despite the arbitrary borders that divide. This book, which compiles...

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Dec 11, 2017

Tibet: Activists Protest Against India Visit of...

Photo courtesy of Cherry Honey Free Tibet activists in India protested against the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Russia, India and China, which were held this Monday, 11 December 2017,...

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Dec 11, 2017

Haratin: President Abdel Aziz for the First Time...

Photo courtesy of Magharebia Following recent reports about slavery in Libya, international anti-slavery movements have paid increased attention to the situation in Mauritania. For years, abolishment...

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