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· November, 2011

Stories about East Asia from November, 2011

26 November 2011

Video: Plural+ 2011 Awards Young Filmmakers

Youth from around the globe were awarded in New York for their thought-provoking short films showing their proposals for making society more peaceful and multicultural by addressing the topics of...

“Let Us Dream”: Demonstrating Against Unified Job Hunting in Japan

On Labor Day, students gathered in Tokyo and Kyoto to rally against the practices of job hunting for fresh graduates.

Japan: WordCamp Tokyo is Tomorrow

North Korea's Cellular Network Surpasses 800,000 3G Subscriptions

South Korea: Judge's Facebook Post Criticizing Free Trade Deal Went under Fire

24 November 2011

Thailand: Survival and Creativity During Floods

The situation in Thailand is improving as floodwaters are receding but the death toll is now more than 600. The flood disaster is the worst in the past five decades...

China: Inflation Comic

Cambodia: Reading Campaign

Patrolling Cambodia's Forest

Map of Cambodian Flooding

Thailand: Twenty-Year Imprisonment for Insulting Queen

23 November 2011

South East Asian Social Network

South Korea: Video of Protests against Free Trade Deal with US

South Korea: Comedian Sued for Making Fun of Politicians

Politics is seen as a fair target for most comedy shows, but in South Korea a politician is suing a comedian. The lawsuit - claiming that the performer defamed all...

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