Mittwoch, 18. Februar 2015
One of the few female reporters covering the
war, Thea Rosenbaum fell into journalism
after arriving in Saigon with her husband,
she says in "No Place for a Lady." In this
excerpt she recounts going into the field
for the first time.
veteran journalist, Thea Rosenbaum has
experienced firsthand some of the most vital
parts of world history. Born in Germany
during World War II, she later moved to the
United States; Rosenbaum is a proud U.S.
citizen since 2013 and lives in Florida.
Learn more at : No place for a lady
Donnerstag, 12. Februar 2015
„You will be overthrown soon, f…communism“ und “Everyone will know the truth, f….communism” und “ I will neither offer bribe or beg you, f….communism” sang Son Nguyen in seinem Rapsong “DMCS”.
DMCS: fuck the communism (in Vietnamesisch)
How Vietnamese rap got political
Montag, 2. Februar 2015
A pastor and his associate are reported to have been brutally beaten by five men in broad daylight on January 18 near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
According to Voice of the Martyrs, Pastor Nguyen Hong Quang and his associate were hit in the head with bricks and stones. When they fell to the ground, the assailants proceeded to kick their bodies relentlessly.
The men suffered serious injuries and were rushed to the nearest hospital where they are being treated. Pastor Quang, who is also a lawyer and an active advocate of religious freedom in Vietnam, sustained greater injuries in the attack.