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His visit struck a sour note.  The Australian prime minister Scott Morrison was making an effort to show he cared: about those intangible things called borders, secure firm and shut to the unwanted human matter coming by sea.  The distant

India has cut the royalties that local seed companies pay to German drugmaker Bayer AG’s Monsanto unit for the third time in four years.

India’s government has decided to reduce royalties paid by Indian seed companies to Monsanto for its …

Whatever may be the conclusion of the strike, there is little doubt that the practice of contractualization, which has done so much damage to labor in this country, is facing a mortal challenge from its victims

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During the recent years the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has rapidly advanced to the rank of a nuclear power, drawing simultaneously lots of attention on itself both by other states and the media. We argue that this means

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After Withdrawal from the IWC: The Future of Japanese Whaling By , March 02, 2019
Death by Video: Morrison Combats Refugees by Film By , March 02, 2019
Remembering the Grandmothers: The International Movement to Commemorate the Survivors of Militarized Sexual Abuse in the Asia-Pacific War By and , March 02, 2019
GI, Veteran, and POW Voices of Conscience: Recovering the Voices of GI Resistance to the War in Vietnam By , March 02, 2019
Demise of Sri Lanka’s Independence. Deepening of Foreign Control: China, US, India, Japan By , February 11, 2019
China Creates, Macau Burns and Robs By , February 04, 2019
The Criminalization of Filipino Children By , January 25, 2019
Mounting Social Anger Seen in Two-day Strike Against Indian Government By , January 10, 2019
Philippines’ Duterte Administration and His “Anti-drugs War”. Towards a Police State By , December 28, 2018
As U.S. Airbase Construction Starts in Okinawa, Legal Action Aims to Save Endangered Dugongs By , December 17, 2018
BJP Loses the Semi Final By , December 16, 2018
Stand with Okinawa By , December 13, 2018
India’s Agricultural Crisis: The Kisan Mukti March by Impoverished Farmers Embodies the Concept of “Revolutionary Suicide” By , December 08, 2018
Grappling with Clientelism: The Japanese State and Okinawa Under Abe Shinzo By , December 05, 2018
South Korea’s Candlelight Revolution and the Future of the Korean Peninsula By , December 05, 2018
India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops By , December 02, 2018
Concepts of Nonsense: Australian Soft Power By , November 30, 2018
Australia: The Disgruntled Former Prime Minister Turnball By , November 30, 2018
Big Mouthed Blue-Eyes: Frank Sinatra in Australia By , November 30, 2018
Shark Attack in Queensland: Fearing Monsters in the Whitsundays By , November 07, 2018
Ghosts of Hiroshima By , November 05, 2018
Australian Politics: Wentworth Blues, Another Nail in the Scomo Coffin By , November 03, 2018
India’s Farmers Plan Mass March to the Nation’s Parliament as Agrarian Crisis Reaches “Civilization Proportions” By , October 29, 2018
“Sold for 40 Yen”: Nishioka Tsutomu Admits Fabricating Evidence on the “Comfort Women” By , October 19, 2018
What Killed Thousands of Indonesians — The Quake or the Misery? By , October 16, 2018
The Russia -US -India Geopolitical Triangle: Will India’s “Balancing Act” Between Russia and the US Break Down Over Iran? By , October 11, 2018
Agent Orange and the Legacy of the Vietnam War: Living Disabled By , October 11, 2018
Australian Complicity: Nauru and Silencing Journalism By , October 11, 2018
The Oral History of a Japanese Soldier in Manchuria By , October 11, 2018
Japan’s Integrated Approach to Human Security By , October 11, 2018
China’s Belt and Road as a Conduit for Clean Power Projects Around the World By and , September 21, 2018
Australia’s Naval Base in Papua New Guinea: Power Play in the South Pacific against China By , September 20, 2018
Asia’s Troubled Waters: The South China Sea Dispute By , September 20, 2018
Senator Fraser Anning and the Smugness of Australian “Values” By , September 04, 2018
Lifting the Darkness: American and Vietnamese War Poets By , September 04, 2018
India’s Arrest of Leftist Activists. Fear of Social Revolution By , September 02, 2018
The Himalayas: Literature Can Displace Anthropology By , September 02, 2018
The Kerala Deluge: Global Warming’s Latest Act By , September 02, 2018
Why Women From Asia Are Confronting U.S. Fracking: Oil Extraction Equals Plastic Production By , August 27, 2018
The Illegal Entry of GMOs into India By , August 25, 2018
Sodding the Australian Voter: Accidental Prime Ministers and Political Indulgence By , August 25, 2018
Baby Elephants in Southeast Asia Are Separated From Their Mothers and Tortured For the Sake of Tourism By , August 21, 2018
Readying Knives: The Mortality of Australian Prime Ministers By , August 20, 2018
Kerala Flood Is Thousands of Times the Magnitude of Thai Cave Rescue! Yet Still… By , August 18, 2018
Fukushima, Media, Democracy: The Promise of A Documentary Film By , and , August 16, 2018
The Abe State and Okinawan Protest – High Noon 2018 By , August 16, 2018
India’s Water Resources: Save Activist Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand, Save River Ganga By , August 16, 2018
Batam Island – Indonesia’s Pathetic Attempt to Create A Second Singapore By and , August 08, 2018
Conferencing, Extortion and Political Science 2018: “The Meat Market” of the 2018 World IPSA Congress By , August 08, 2018
The Lasting Condition: Drought in Australia By , August 08, 2018
India: The State of Independence. British Colonialism Replaced by a New Hegemony By , August 08, 2018
Justice Postponed: Ito Shiori and Rape in Japan By , August 02, 2018
India Mortgaged? Forced-Fed Illness and the Neoliberal Food Regime By , July 30, 2018
Migrant Labor: A Central Pillar of Nepal’s Grim Economy By , July 28, 2018
Nepal’s Economy – Can Contented Tourists Match Desperate Migrant Laborers? By , July 21, 2018
The Papua Attacks Prove That Insurgency Is Still Alive in Indonesia By , July 11, 2018
Agrarian Crisis and Climate Catastrophe: Forged in India, Made in Washington By , July 09, 2018
Militants Threaten China’s OBOR Initiative in Myanmar By , July 08, 2018
Five Years Since the Suspension of Proactive Recommendation of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine in Japan By , July 08, 2018
The Hidden History of the Women Who Rose Up By , July 08, 2018
The Untold Story of Japan’s Secret Spy Agency By , July 03, 2018
CIA: How to Shape Okinawan Public Opinion on the U.S. Military Presence By , July 03, 2018
Australia: Send in the Troops! Deploying the ADF Against Rioters By , July 03, 2018
Australia Is Attempting to “Contain” China By , July 02, 2018
GM Crops in India: Approval by Contamination? By , June 30, 2018
Australia, The Catholic Church in Resistance: Priests, Child Abuse, and Breaking the Seal of the Confessional By , June 29, 2018
Hong Kong’s Paradoxical “Independence” Movement By , June 29, 2018
India’s “Playing Hard to Get” with America by Letting the AIIB Fund China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) By , June 29, 2018
The Philippines Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law Triggers Mass Poverty. A Calamity Worse Than Yolanda By , June 29, 2018
Evading Medical Care: Australia’s Refugee Arrangements with Taiwan By , June 24, 2018
India: Communalism and Development. Religious Identity Politics By , June 21, 2018
Vietnam Protests Against Special Economic Zones (SEZ) By , June 20, 2018
Pro-GMO Activism and Smears Masquerade as Journalism: From Seralini to Jairam Ramesh, Aruna Rodrigues Puts the Record Straight By and , June 17, 2018
Pushing China’s Huawei Out: Australia, the Solomon Islands and the Internet By , June 14, 2018
Elite Atrocities: Australia’s Special Forces in Afghanistan By , June 10, 2018
The Empire Strikes Back: Leaving Indian Farmers in the Dirt By , June 03, 2018
Nuclear Hawks in Tokyo Call for Stronger US Nuclear Posture in Japan and Okinawa By and , June 03, 2018
States of Cruelty: The Dead Refugees of Manus Island. Australia’s Detention of Asylum Seekers By , June 01, 2018
What Was “The 1968 Movement”? Japan’s Experience in A Global Perspective By , June 01, 2018