Margaret Smith

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Police are planning to 'kill us in the streets' after verdict, says Ferguson activist

As the town of Ferguson, Mo., awaits an announcement from the grand jury about its decision whether to indict police officer <b>Darren Wilson</b> in the Aug. …

Don't Shoot Coalition in Ferguson: a facade for progressive social activists

Two such groups are profiled below – one that is a member of the coalition, and one from outside Missouri that saw the crisis in Ferguson as an …

Thais in London protest junta at Hunger Games premiere

Thai citizens in London showed the three-finger salute and held “#District Thai” signs at the premiere for the latest Hunger Games movie Monday night …

Review of Kingdom in Crisis - New Mandala

<b>Andrew MacGregor Marshall, A Kingdom in Crisis: Thailand’s Struggle for Democracy in the Twenty-First Century.</b><p><b>London: Zed Books, 2014. Pp. viii, 220;</b> …

At London Premiere, Demonstrators Say the Real ‘Hunger Games’ Is in Thailand

#DistrictThai demonstration in London, via the District Thai Facebook page.A group of Thai citizens gathered outside London's Odeon Cinema in …

Maui Turns Down Shark Nets, Australia And South Africa Still Caught Up

Maui mayor Alan Arakawa’s announcement that he would not implement shark nets to combat the rise in shark attacks on the island (four so far this year) was likely the first time many had even heard of the option of installing shark nets.<p>But the devices are widely used in Australia and South Africa, …