Philippines: Lasting Harm to Children from ‘Drug War’
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Philippines: Lasting Harm to Children from ‘Drug War’

Reading Time: 5 minutes Philippines: Lasting Harm to Children from ‘Drug War’. Duterte’s war on drugs is tearing families apart UN Human Rights Council Should Promote Justice for Killings Jennifer M. drew this using pencil and crayon as part of her therapy  for the psychological distress she suffered after witnessing the killing of her father by police officers inside their Read More…

President Duterte will not reopen schools without a vaccine
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President Duterte will not reopen schools without a vaccine

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Duterte will not reopen schools without a vaccine. It will be a disaster said Duterte President Rodrigo Duterte believes the opening of classes should be pushed back until a vaccine that could protect persons against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) would be developed. In a public address late Monday night, Duterte said it was “useless” Read More…

Philippines Covid-19 cases exceed 13K with 279 new cases
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Philippines Covid-19 cases exceed 13K with 279 new cases

Reading Time: < 1 minute Philippines Covid-19 cases exceed 13K with 279 new cases. Follow COVID-19 rules or face death The number of persons infected with the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country has reached 13,221, with 279 new reported cases. The Department of Health (DOH), in its case bulletin on Wednesday, reported that there are 89 new recoveries Read More…

Japan: Introduce LGBT Non-Discrimination Law
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Japan: Introduce LGBT Non-Discrimination Law

Reading Time: 3 minutes Japan: Introduce LGBT Non-Discrimination Law. LGBT people in Japan are entitled to equal Rights & protection Participants March during the Tokyo Rainbow Parade. On October 22, hundreds of activist groups throughout the world will gather to mark the 8th annual International Day for Trans Depathologization. Despite progress, governments around the world, including the Japanese government, Read More…

Philippine Covid-19 Cases Now Top 11,876
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Philippine Covid-19 Cases Now Top 11,876

Reading Time: 2 minutes Philippine Covid-19 Cases Now Top 11,876. 13,400 Total Bed Capacity Dedicated To COVID-19 Patients The total number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country has reached 11,876, with 258 more persons contracting the disease. In its case bulletin Thursday, the Department of Health (DOH) also reported 86 new recoveries and Read More…

No Justice 10 Years After Thailand’s ‘Red Shirt’ Crackdown
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No Justice 10 Years After Thailand’s ‘Red Shirt’ Crackdown

Reading Time: 2 minutes No Justice 10 Years After Thailand’s ‘Red Shirt’ Crackdown. 98 people killed and more than 2,000 injured Thai activists use laser projectors to display the message “Searching for the Truth,” in remembrance of the 2010 military crackdown on the “Red Shirts” protest, May 2020. © 2020 Private Policymakers, Officers Escape Accountability for Nearly 100 Deaths Sunai PhasukSenior Read More…