When it comes to discrimination & persecution, I believe that we must always listen to those affected too. Which is how I came to write about a story of my Uyghur friend, Anisa.
Recently under the 2019 May 18 Academy programme, I had the chance to visit Gwangju and Jeju Island, South Korea, where I learnt about some of the most significant moments in Korean modern history: the May 18 Gwangju Uprising in 1980 and the 1948 Jeju Uprising. The Gwangju Uprising (also called the 5.18 Movement) is… Continue reading Lessons from South Korea’s 5.18 and 4.3
10 fun facts about the Philippines and Filipinos.