Category : Asia

‘Comfort Woman’ Statue: War victims denied justice

The Comfort Woman statue seems to glisten with tears when justice is denied by the Japanese Government and its long-time accomplice, the South Korean Government.   Every statue carries a meaning. While the Statue of Liberty promises freedom and consoles…

0 Comments / 26/01/2017

Punish or Perish: North Korea’s looming nuclear threat

If the possibility of a nuclear war sounds like a good plot for a blockbuster film, then North Korea could soon turn that plot into a reality.   On the 9th of September, North Korea shocked the world with its…

0 Comments / 27/12/2016

Arvind Kejriwal – India’s Artful Dodger

As India suffers another bruise at the hands of irreverent officials, how much longer before the people’s naive tolerance sees the truth?    Anna Hazare was used by that cunning, crafty and overambitious Artful Dodger (see Dickens’ Oiver Twist ),…

7 Comments / 13/09/2016

South China Sea: A Sino-Philippine Conflict turned Multinational Rivalry

As China refuses to acknowledge official court ruling asking that it relinquish its claim over the South China Sea, some view this as an opportunity for gain, while others fear losses   ‘China, hands off the Philippines’, the Filipinos voiced…

1 Comment / 03/08/2016 /

The IDPs of India

The Government of India continues to fail in protecting its people by putting personal interests ahead of national concerns   Despite India not being a land torn by war or internal armed conflicts, there are numerous persons, who are citizens…

0 Comments / 22/07/2016