Before Dawn Gifford Engle embarked on her peace projects, she was the youngest woman ever to be appointed Chief of Staff to a United States senator. However, she had no clue how her meeting with the Dalai Lama would unfold and change her life in unexpected ways.
The West has always maintained the right of people to govern themselves. What happens when they encounter traditions and cultures that they do not understand? And what happens when their practitioners become significant minorities in their countries?
Nov 11: Trump withdraws from Paris climate deal, Iran continues backing out of nuclear deal, and ICC sentences another African leader to imprisonment
North America and Canada US President Donald Trump announced the United States’ withdrawal from the
Nov 3: Spain likely to host climate change talks after Chile pulled out, India set to build world’s largest facial recognition system, and far-right extremism in Germany led to ‘Nazi Emergency’
North America and Canada US President Donald Trump has ridiculed Beto O’Rourke just hours after
Oct 21: US energy secretary resigns amid Trump’s inquiry, Venezuela wins seat on UN Human Rights Council, and Google under fire for flouting EU copyright law
North America and Canada Following political attacks and increasing media scrutiny, Hunter Biden, the son
Sept 15: Another top aide quits White House, Duterte kowtows to China, and Netanyahu vows to annex the West Bank
North America & Canada National security advisor of the United States, John Bolton, has resigned
As the disaster of the Third Indochina War unfolded, the seemingly united front of ASEAN appeared to be nothing more than a facade.
As we commemorate the 52nd #ASEANDAY, let’s take a deeper look at the narrative of unity that the regional organisation had attempted to portray during the Third Indochina War.