Thai Protesters Stage ‘Red Cloth Cover-up’ to Protest Lèse-Majesté Laws

Thailand protesters cover-up the Democracy Monument in red-cloth, which represents “democracy,” to protest defamation law or the Lèse-Majesté in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok. Activists also threw paint at police and several “small bangs” were heard during a standoff near a city …

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Children Sue Hershey, Mars, and Nestle Chocolate Brands for Child Slavery

Eight children have filed a legal action against Hershey, Mars, and Nestle — three of world’s biggest chocolate companies  —  claiming the companies aided and abetted the illegal enslavement of “thousands of children” on cocoa farms and their supply chains. …

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Indian Police Arrest Activist Over Farmers’ Protest ‘Toolkit’ Shared by Greta Thunberg

New Delhi police have arrested a 22-year-old activist accused of editing and circulating an online document tweeted by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and intended to help farmers protest against new agricultural reforms. Police arrested Disha Ravi on Feb. 14, …

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