"Tens of thousands of people came out in Myanmar on Sunday in one of the biggest days of protest against last month’s coup despite overnight raids by security forces in the main city Yangon on campaign leaders and opposition activists."
JUST IN: At least 9 killed, 6 arrested in a police-military crackdown against progressive groups in Calabarzon. Operations still ongoing. This comes two days after President Duterte told police and soldiers to kill communist rebels in all encounters. | via @rambotalabong
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The UN envoy told the Security Council to put Myanmar security forces "on notice" and to stand "with the people of Myanmar firmly, in support of the clear November election results.” Will Beijing let the council act firmly, or does it defend the junta?
The Alamo fell to enemy forces on this day in 1836. The battle was lost, but the war was not. Texas prevailed. It’s a reminder of the grit, resolve & perseverance of Texans from our very beginning. We are challenged, but always overcome. The Cenotaph will remain unmoved.
Tamil Nadu: A bus conductor in Coimbatore distributes saplings for free of cost to passengers travelling in his bus "I have been doing this for 34 years. I spend 40% of my salary to take care of these plants, they are my family," said Marimuthu Yoganathan
I truly don't think the American people care if a bill is bipartisan...AT ALL. In years of interviewing voters I have never heard anybody criticize a piece of legislation by saying "but it wasn't bipartisan!" People care about how the sausage tastes, not how the sausage is made
The image all those right-wing influencers were sharing of the original Lola Bunny is actually pornographic fan art. Whoops!
Psaki: Biden too busy with 'historic crises' to hold a press conference
"That looked like a bird!" Watch the amazing moment a murmuration of starlings took on the shape of a giant bird over Lough Ennell in Co Westmeath.
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The "QAnon Shaman" of the January 6th attack on the Capitol tells his story for the first time from jail, as he faces up to 20 years behind bars. Jacob Chansley spoke with @60Minutes +'s @LaurieSegallCNN
Dr. Sasa says he was with Aung San Suu Kyi on the morning of February 1, when a military coup took over Myanmar’s government. He tells me he had to dress as a taxi driver to escape, and it took him three days and three nights to reach relative safety.
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Beyond seizing power, the Myanmar junta is rewriting the country's laws, criminalizing even peaceful protests and enabling arbitrary arrests and detention as well as violations of the right to privacy -- all by decree, without parliament.