Published: April 17, 2021
CHICAGO - The fatal police shooting of a 13-year-old Adam Toledo has the city bracing for protests as a mayor who campaigned on police accountability searches for answers and progressives renew their call for "radical" police reforms.
Published: April 15, 2021
The pro-democracy Ban Talu Fah or UNME of Anarchy group posted a message on Facebook calling on its supporters to show up at Government House on Thursday from 2pm to mark Songkran by “throwing colour bombs at [Prime Minister] Prayut [Chan-o-cha] and his Cabinet” at 2pm on Thursday.
Published: April 13, 2021
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. - The suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a 20-year-old unarmed Black man during a traffic stop Sunday apparently meant to fire a stun gun but instead made an "accidental discharge" from her gun, her police chief said Monday.
Published: April 11, 2021
YANGON (AFP) - Reports emerged Saturday (April 10) of more than 80 killed in the latest bloodletting by Myanmar's military, as the country's own ambassador to the United Nations called for "strong action" against the junta.
Published: April 08, 2021
On Tuesday, protesters spilled metaphorical blood on the streets of Yangon, Myanmar's biggest city. They sprayed and splashed red paint on roads, pavement and bus stops across town to mark the death toll exacted by security forces on demonstrators standing against the Feb. 1 coup carried out by the country's junta. "The blood has not dried," read one daubed message.
Published: April 02, 2021
Hong Kong's "father of democracy" Martin Lee and media mogul Jimmy Lai were among a group of opposition activists found guilty for attending an unauthorized protest in 2019, in the latest blow to the city's beleaguered opposition.
Published: March 31, 2021
The Brotherhood Alliance of Arakan Army (AA), Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA), and Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) released a statement on March 30th, calling on the military (Tatmadaw) to immediately stop shooting at peaceful protests and to quickly find a solution to the current political crisis.