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The Director General of Health: situation is a “vertical surge” with the prospect of worse to come, with the emergence of more virulent variants such as B1351 and B1617 – be afriad, be very afraid (Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid), Malaysia lags in its vaccination programme (KPMG Report) with rate of 3.3% for fully vaccinated adults is woefully low and smacks of sheer government incompetency compared to that of the UK at 36.1% and Singapore at 28.3% (WHO).
WHERE ARE WE GOING? And stupid-prime-minister muhyiddin-finally-declares full-lockdown : doctors-have-to-choose whom to send to the ICU financetwitter CHEATING MITI AT LOCKDOWNS ¤¤¤ GP & VAX freemalaysiatoday COVID19 CORRUPTION CONFUSION rafidah aziz
the King cannot keep quiet to protect the stupid Prime Minister financetwitter while former PM said PH is a baggage newswave
TOTAL LOCKDOWN: its-now-or-never Dr. Venugopal Balchand
CONTRADICTIONS BETWEEN CHINA AND USA counterpunch
CAMBODIA’S AGRICULTURENith Kosal, Future Forum
HOW THE RICH GET AWAY 4corner
childhood-five-personalities-of-china went to live in Beijing as an adult with a family of his own, that he felt the full culture shock of living in the heart of that ancient civilisation…….●□● 53:00
AMERICA’s HIDDEN MASSACRE radionational
China-three-child-policy ageing-population newdaily ▪︎▪︎ CHINA PANIC: AUSTRALIA’S ALTERNATIVE TO PARANOIA AND PANDERING UTS Australia China Relations Institute ○■○
PALESTINE AND MALAYSIA beyond ethnicity
BORNEO POST ONLINE
drowning in the sea of information dunstan chan
CHINA DAILY HK
IN THE AGE OF WHITE SUPREMACY elevation of racist discourse to the centers of power, and the ongoing attempt by right-wing politicians to implement a form of apartheid pedagogy that makes important social issues that challenge the racial and economic status quo disappear……….
DONGSHENG number 52
Censorship is plunging Modi’s India into darkness Charitarth Bharti, NUS suppressing free speech in India following a face-off with Twitter in February 2021. The government ordered Twitter to suspend 500 accounts and block access to several others amplifying the Indian farmer protests and highlighting the government’s poor handling AND continuing to relentlessly pursue the unfolding of the RSS project....converting India into their conception of a rabidly intolerant, theocratic, fascistic “Hindu Rashtra”: two-agonizing-years of devastation as published in the Peoples Democracy by sitaram yechury (May 30, 2021)
China angling for a Saudi-Iranian detente ? Guy Burton, Brussels School of Governance : On the eve of his departure, Wang announced China’s five-point plan for the region, which included mutual respect, equity and justice, non-proliferation, collective security and development cooperation…….
SOUTH KOREA PROGRESS ON GENDER EQUALITY Youngmi Kim, University of Edinburgh
ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT
ONLY ONE EARTH reposted The TRICONTINENTAL
WAS MARX A CLIMATE WARRIOR? mr online
GOLD MINE PAHANG storm
Indigenous communities threatened with legal action by timber giant as flooding devastates Sarawak It has long been understood that deforestation exacerbates both flooding and drought, as does climate change. Sarawak, a biodiversity hotspot, has experienced some of the most intensive logging in Asia over the past three decades…….
soya-farming destroying Amazon andrew wasley, alexandra heal et al
US imperialists deprive CUBA of syringes that are needed monthlyreview
SLOW ACCESS TO VAX financetwitter Malaysia
can the US-Japan climate partnership lead decarbonisation in Asia Satoshi Kurokawa, Waseda University: eastasiaforum
FOREIGN AFFAIRS GEOPOLITICS
A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS mintpressnews
Macron-Merkel want explanations US-Denmark over spying report nst ¤¤ MACRON ON NSA SPYING ○■○ 1:05 ¤¤¤ DENMARK HELPS USA TO SPY
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US-troops die for world domination caitlin johnstone
malaysian history: a one-sided story where class identities existing at each economic, political, and ideological (or cultural) level, and an understanding of such class relationship is a necessity.
As an instance, the stronghold in the Malaysian sejarah narrative per se is that of ethno-capitalism [place] that has aligned with the political elites and compradore capital of a Ministry of Education [positions] and by ownership and control of committees of ethnocractic historians [power] is able to reconstruct ethnocentric stories through their myopic view.
Genocide Accusation of China Nonsense,’ Belittles those Who suffer such Crimes There is no genocide, no forced sterilization and no forced labor in China’s Xinjiang region, said Graham Perry, visiting professor of Dispute Resolution at the University of International Business and Economics at the forum.…..
Hong Kong lawmakers pass bill to revamp elections reduces the proportion of directly elected lawmakers in the legislature, tightens control of the polls, and introduces a complex system of candidate vetting..…..¤¤ Hong Kong activist Figo Chan jailed “When even the CHRF – which advocates peaceful, rational, lawful and non-violent expression – is not allowed, how can you convince people to remain peaceful?” he asked.……
Tiananmen Massacre vigil Up to 5 years prison for attending Tiananmen Massacre vigil, Hong Kong gov’t warns – 1 year jail for publicising it
It said offenders may also face charges under social distancing rules after police rejected an appeal from organisers.
by Tom Grundy
29 May 2021
AUSTRALIAN JOURNALISTS CENSURED FOR DEMANDING BETTER COVERAGE OF ISRAEL AND PALESTINE………..
Conditions in PDRM Rama Ramanathan Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (CAGED) says prison lockups were appalling, but has anything changed?
US probes two Malaysian glove makers Hartalega Holdings and a unit of Supermax Corp over allegations of forced labour….read GUARDIAN and THOMPSON’S investigative reports besides STORM’s top glove bottom bondage and union busting at times of epidemic crisis or specifically in Penang FTZ during the 1970-2000 period.
destitution hunger and the lockdown What was striking about the Indian lockdown was that no compensation was offered to the people….
UN commission of inquiry investigating violations in the occupied Palestinian territory originally published in Mondoweiss by lori allen (June 1, 2021)
HOW PALESTINIANS ALTER HISTORY counterpunch …..despite heavy losses……
Netanyahus bitter Legacy progressive post
nasrallah: future violation of al-Quds will trigger regional war-with-resistance-axis middleeast observer.net
roaming-charges counterpunch back to the future in Gaza…………..
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SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST
USA UNDERMINING GLOBALIZATION (XinHua.net) as it fails in understanding the dynamics of competitive advantages and the global value chaining of supplies where even Apple has asked its major suppliers to evaluate the cost implications “…of 15%-30% capacity shift out of China amid trade war”, Nikkei Asian Review, 19 June; see Brookings. Unfortunately, the Covid19 pandemic rollback of labour rights on issues from decent pay to safe workplaces had incited incidents of union busting throughout Southeast Asia just as during 1970-2000 in Penang FTZ
RENAMING ROADS IN BUDAPEST Budapest renaming streets after Hong Kong, Dalai Lama to protest nearby site for China’s Fudan University 😜
Our American studies are too weak Chinese scholars warn of knowledge gap with US peers saying China is lagging behind, thus could adversely affect Beijing’s policy;
academic freedom is one issue whilst scholars call attention to the brain drain of US affairs experts………
SYDNEY MORNING HERALD
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