A few Malaysian individuals and entities have appeared on the US State Department's list of sanctioned entities and individuals believed to "engage in proliferation activities". You can check out the list here. Some of them date several years ago, and...
Echoes of the Great Depression may be seen in the pitiful conditions faced by many workers around the world today. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fO0-EXS69gM?rel=0&w=480&h=274] This is a photo exhibit, using Dorothea Lange's photos from the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl of...
Malaysian artiste HeyMun Tan, who won the folk/singer-songwriter category of the US-based 2013 Unsigned Only Music Competition, has come out with a new single based on her recent trip to New York. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACUVsDSu_wE HeyMun, whose hometown is Petaling Jaya, says: I've...
We know that the United States provides military aid to the Mubarak regime. But where does much of the money actually end up (leaving aside the 'commissions')? [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahCwBBndlVY?rel=0&w=500&h=301] According to Amy Goodman of truthdig.com: ... Mostly to U.S. corporations. I...
The strongest typhoon ever to make landfall in recorded human history - so strong that if there was a Category 6, it would have fallen squarely in that box - is not a natural disaster. Instead, the Philippines' lead...