Daily Archives: February 16, 2016


Indonesian Ministers Make Discriminating Statements of LGBT Community

  Since the start of the year, several Indonesian ministers have made discriminating comments over the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) members. Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Muhammad Nasir, suggested banning the existence of LGBT student groups on university campuses. Furthermore, he pushed for the removal […]


NATO Is Instigating a New Cold War, Says Medvedev

  Tensions continue to mount between NATO and Russia during the 2016 Munich Security Conference. The Russian Prime Minister Dimitri Medvedev openly accused the West of reigniting the Cold War due to NATO’s strengthening of troops deployed along the Russian border and continued disagreement over the Syrian ceasefire. In addition, […]