Being Vegan in Kuala Lumpur

During my recent trip in Malaysia, I meet with vegans in Kuala Lumpur,  and find out what it's like to challenge the norm of eating meat and animal products in a country known for its rich cuisine. Produced by Fairuz Ibrahim https://www.facebook.com/sttalkmedia/videos/1499427823412362/

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Anonymous for the Voiceless

So, who are Anonymous for the Voiceless. I speak with one if its members and find out about their mission and tech-savvy activism style called Cube of Truth. 

101 East Al Jazeera – Myanmar’s Jade Curse

In this photoblog, Al Jazeera's journalist Chan Tau Chou talks about what he saw when he snuck into a jade mine in Myanmar. https://www.facebook.com/101East/videos/873033129396835/ Photo Credit: 101 East Al Jazeera English.

Myanmar – Energy & Conflicts

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is stepping into a new era. Economic prosperity is within its grasp and much of it is due to natural resources. In Rakhine state, where natural gas is believed to be in abundance, major oil and gas companies are investing in on and off shore exploration projects. But at the same … Continue reading Myanmar – Energy & Conflicts

NSW Public Libraries Funding Crisis

Broken promises NSW State Government's contribution in funding its public libraries is the lowest in the country. It currently contributes only 7 cents out of every dollar of costs.  In the run up to the 2011 NSW state government elections there were various undertakings made by the then opposition, Liberal-National Coalition, to increase funding. According … Continue reading NSW Public Libraries Funding Crisis

Public housing residents relocation – “They are about mobilising high value real estates” expert says.

When the NSW government announced its proposal to sell-off public housing in Millers Point and The Rocks area it sparked a public outrage from residents, tenants advocacy groups and the local council. The announcement was made on March 19 and according to the media release issued by MP Pru Goward, Minister for Family and Community … Continue reading Public housing residents relocation – “They are about mobilising high value real estates” expert says.

Hazara

As the asylum seeker debate continues to dominate Australia's political landscape, the voice of the people who seek asylum  is rarely heard. Often their method of arrival becomes a topic of discussion while their plight is sidelined.  This short documentary is about the plight of the Hazara people. Predominantly from Afghanistan, large Hazara communities are … Continue reading Hazara