Day: September 6, 2016

Myanmar’s Fight For Democracy And Peace

Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize winning activist and daughter of independence hero, General Aung San, is working to bring peace and democracy to the Burmese people. Having faced house arrest, including on-and-off solitary confinement between the years of 1989 and 2010, Suu Kyi has experienced first-hand the

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Brock Turner Free After 3 months In Jail

Brock Turner, the 20-year-old Stanford rapist, walked out a free man after serving 3 months of a 6-month prison sentence. He was convicted earlier this year of raping an unconscious woman behind a dumpster.   People around the world were outraged by the mild sentence Brock Turner received, and this

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Rising Tensions About The EU-Turkey Refugee Deal

  Throughout the month of August, tensions between the European Union and Turkey continued to mount over the controversial refugee deal they had signed in March 2016, as Turkish President Recep Tayyid Erdogan threatened to withdraw from the deal unless the EU accelerates their promised visa liberalisation for Turkish citizens.

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