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Elton John’s Movie ‘Rocketman’ Got Banned In Samoa For LGBTQ Content

A film about Elton John without the queerness would be an utter misrepresentation of his life
Edoardo Liotta
6.13.19
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A US$48,000 Durian Was Sold In Thailand

The king of fruits was auctioned at a price that beat last year’s record of 800,000 Thai baht (US$25,500).
Edoardo Liotta
6.8.19
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#KuToo Is The Japanese Movement Against Wearing High Heels

Referencing #MeToo, this women's movement combines the Japanese words for shoes (kutsu) and pain (kutsuu).
Shamani Joshi
Edoardo Liotta
6.5.19
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Southeast Asian Countries are Vowing to Send Trash Back to the West

Waste from western countries has turned parts of southeast Asia into toxic dumping grounds—and governments have had enough.
Edoardo Liotta
5.31.19
News

We Need To Stop Asking Celebrities To Apologise For Mental Health Issues

Goo Hara apologised for being depressed. Maho Yamaguchi apologised for speaking out against sexual assault. Why are women being asked to do this?
Edoardo Liotta
5.29.19
News

Burn-Out Has Officially Become A Medical Condition

Can the World Health Organisation classification help increase awareness of the fact that stress from overworking may lead to death?
Edoardo Liotta
Shamani Joshi
5.29.19
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This App Is Helping to Stop Sexual Harassment on Japan's Trains

With 237,000 downloads to date, "Digi Police" has highlighted the prevalence of sexual assault on the nation's public transport network.
Edoardo Liotta
5.27.19
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New Filipino Law Requires All Graduates To Plant 10 Trees

If properly implemented, the environmentally-friendly bill will ensure that at least 175 million new trees are planted each year.
Edoardo Liotta
5.27.19
Culture

Photos From The Red Carpet of Southeast Asia’s Biggest K-pop Festival

Super Junior, Winner, and more take on the red carpet at HallyuPopFest 2019
Edoardo Liotta
5.26.19
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Scientists Prove China Is Emitting Illegal Ozone Depleting Gasses

In a no longer secret attempt, China tried to circumvent laws that ban certain gasses that are harmful to our atmosphere.
Edoardo Liotta
5.24.19
News

This Photographer Wants You to See the Pollution Crisis in Bangladesh

The country has the worst air pollution in the world, among other issues.
Edoardo Liotta
5.23.19
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Singapore's First Smoking Cabin Filters Cigarette Smoke For Clean Air

It’s the first of its kind in the city-state, and 60 more are set to be released this year. Would you try it?
Edoardo Liotta
5.23.19
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