Shaping awareness of what it means to be a feminist in Thailand is not without its challenges, especially in a context where men cringe at the word. Feminists are threatening to undermine the status quo that assumes that women are not to question men.
In 2017, thousands of homeless, urban poor took over empty homes in Pandi, in the Philippine province of Bulacan. They have since built their own community there, making decisions as a collective and keeping up the occupation despite threats and intimidation.
Cambodia’s brick factories are supplying the nation’s construction boom. But despite documented abuses, the industry continues to rely on the labour of disposable workers—including children—their indebtedness and scant government oversight.
Thailand’s 1954 Military Service Act states that all Thai males are required to serve in the military at the age of 21, even though there are ways to get out of it. Some are now arguing that conscription should be cut down, reformed, or maybe even abolished.
Months after regime change in Malaysia, the new government began to consider the question of abolishing capital punishment. Their deliberations have caused some controversy, but the case of one death row inmate raises questions about the potential of wrongful executions.
Beberapa bulan selepas perubahan rejim di Malaysia, kerajaan baharu mempertimbangkan pemansuhan hukuman mati. Perbincangan ini mencetuskan beberapa kontroversi, namun kes seorang banduan yang dihukum mati membangkitkan persoalan tentang kemungkinan berlaku hukuman yang tersilap.
Memandangkan persetujuan yang padu dan luas bahawa kita mempunyai masalah-masalah rumit yang perlu ditangani, masanya adalah tepat untuk kita menumpukan perbincangan ke arah mengenalpasti apakah yang membentuk kehidupan yang memuaskan di Singapura.
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