News in Asia

This week we’ve got a first from lady leadership, the spread of ISIS in Southeast Asia, and Oscar-winning female directors inspiring change. Read More News in Asia

News in Asia

News outlets in the States are currently dominated by news that makes my progressive heart happy: the SCOTUS rulings saving an essential portion of the Affordable Care Act, marriage equality in all 50 states, and fair housing. Not to mention a real life superhero by the name of Bree Newsome.

There’s still big news elsewhere so let’s get started… Read More News in Asia

News in Asia Is Attending Summits

Much of this week’s news focuses on the meeting of world leaders in Asia and Australia for the G20 Summit. There is other news going on, but that’s what’s dominating the headlines. Read More News in Asia Is Attending Summits

News in Asia is Going to a Summit

Hello unicorns! This weekend, the big news dominating headlines and airwaves is the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit. President Obama is going and there’s chatter about how he’ll be received after the mid-term elections. Read More News in Asia is Going to a Summit

News in Asia

Hello, I hope you have all had a great weekend. I’m writing this on Father’s Day and while I think the perception is that it is mainly celebrated in the West, many Asian countries have a day dedicated to fathers. However, it is  generally not a public holiday and the dates may differ. Here is a list of dates on which Father’s Day is celebrated around the world. Read More News in Asia

News in Asia

Hello my fellow Persephoneers,

I hope the weekend was a good one and that your holiday went well if you celebrate. There was some major happenings in Asia over the last few days, including North Korea declaring war on its southern counterpart and freaking everyone out because, you know, long-range nuclear weapons. Read More News in Asia