Author: Benjamin Bigcraft

Malaysian Authorities Evict Over 500 Nomadic People in Sabah

During the week of June 6, more than 500 nomadic people, known as the Bajau Laut, were evicted from their homes in Malaysia’s Sabah state as the government increases action against undocumented migrants, Reuters said. Unverified videos obtained by Reuters showed structures along the coastline being pulled down, burned, and

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Kenyan President Withdraws Tax Hike Bill Following Deadly Protests

 On June 25th,  , after attempting to disperse crowds with tear gas and water cannons, Nairobi police opened fire on protestors.  At least 23 people were killed, according to Reuters, and others were injured. At a press conference the following day, Kenyan president William Ruto surprisingly announced the withdrawal of

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