Archive for June, 2009

US Journalists sentenced to 12 years hard-labour in North Korea

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

In case you haven’t heard about this, two American journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee were recently sentenced to 12 years in ‘hard-labour prisons’ in North Korea for “the grave crime they committed against the Korean nation and their illegal border crossing.” (According to North Korean State Media). Please take a few moments and sign the [...]

Tiananmen: 4th June 1989: 20years on…

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Please do not forget what happened 20 years ago in China. China has changed in many ways, but drawing a quote from a film called the Leopard: “ “Everything must change in order to remain the same”. It remains a stain on our collective conscience – please a few moments to remember what happened 20 [...]