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5 Days to Historic Myanmar Election

5 Days to Historic Myanmar Election

by Kyalyi last modified November 10, 2015

The final heated days of campaigning is underway for Myanmar's general elections on 8 November, the country's first since 50 years of military rule. The big question on everyones mind: Who will be the next president of Myanmar?

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Papuan Voices at the Univeritas Indonesia Film Festival

by EM News last modified October 21, 2015

Some photos from the Papuan Voices II screening at the UI Film Festival, held at Kampus Indonesia University, Depok, Jakarta from 14-18 September 2015. The new event is presented by the University's Cinematography Club to showcase young and talented Indonesian filmmakers.

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Criticising the Pending Digital Laws in Thailand

by cheekay cinco last modified December 21, 2015

Expert speakers at the Digital Laws Update, a public forum held in Bangkok, Thailand on 17 October 2015, presented their critique of pending internet laws in Thailand. The event was hosted by EngageMedia and the Foundation for Internet and Civic Culture.

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Talking about Digital Privacy with Indonesian Activists

by Dhyta Caturani last modified December 21, 2015

In March 2015, EngageMedia partnered with Access and the Foundation for Media Alternatives to conduct RightsCon Southeast Asia, a digital rights conference that brought together 600 participants from the region and beyond. Over the three-day event, there were several side meetings to discuss country-specific issues and potential collaborations with regards to internet rights. One of the results of those meetings was an emerging Indonesian network of digital rights activists.

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Road to Democracy: Videos from Myanmar's Election Struggle

by Kyalyi last modified October 21, 2015

The ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) has started rolling out strategies for their campaign in the coming Myanmar elections on 8 November. The opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) confirmed that it will contest even if a constitutional measure barring Aung San Suu Kyi from running for president is not amended. In this blogpost, we highlight some videos on the ongoing political struggle.

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The 1965 Tragedy: Killings & Video Testimonials

The 1965 Tragedy: Killings & Video Testimonials

by EM News last modified November 03, 2015

A selection of films on the 1965 tragedy, where one million Indonesians were killed and scores more were imprisoned and tortured.

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Martha Langowuyo's Experience at EngageMedia's Video Residency Program

by Yerry Nikholas Borang last modified September 18, 2015

In August 2015, a West Papuan woman completed her stint as the first participant of our Video Residency program in Yogyakarta. The program is designed to enable filmmakers to advance their video production skills while expanding their networks in the larger video and film community in Indonesia.

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Newport Beach Film Festival’s Autumn Deadline Approaching!

by Amanda Salazar last modified September 15, 2015

Autumn Deadline Approaching! AUTUMN DEADLINE – SEPTEMBER 25, 2015

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2016 NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL NOW OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS!

by Amanda Salazar last modified September 10, 2015

Celebrating its 17th year, the Newport Beach Film Festival is now open for submissions! Named one of the “Top Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” by MovieMaker Magazine for five years running, the Newport Beach Film Festival will run from April 21st to April 28th, 2016. Enter your film now through Withoutabox or FilmFreeway For more information, visit www.NewportBeachFilmFest.com

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IKTV is now on EngageMedia!

by Illegal Knowledge last modified August 20, 2015

IKTV is now on EngageMedia!

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Independence Movement

by libertyissues last modified August 20, 2015

Nearly 81% of 2.25 million Catalans who participated in a simulated referendum Sunday said they wanted autonomy from Spain, according to preliminary results cited by the Financial Times and other news outlets.

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IKTV is now on EngageMedia!

by Illegal Knowledge last modified August 20, 2015

IKTV is now on EngageMedia!

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A2000's "RUDD ME SENSELESS" Workshops

A2000's "RUDD ME SENSELESS" Workshops

by gas wylde last modified August 19, 2015

Workshopping the shock/thrill of a 'new' Australian government.

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Art of racial Discrimination, Judicial Crisis by HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA

by chaz last modified August 19, 2015

Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers (urgent-action@ohchr.org) and ask them to register the attached petition so that it can be assessed for admissibility and merit. This is a test case for equal access to the legal system for all Australia. As opinioned by HIGH COURT Judge Hayne, apparently Australian with SouthEast Asian Heritage, can not have their cases heard in the HIGH COURT under Australian Constitution; The Underlying case is HUMAN RIGHTS violation from HREOC and HREOC president John von Doussa, matter as sent to the Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers (urgent-action@ohchr.org). I ask that you do it to make the UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL relevant and accountable to the various mandate under it, quoting the date and name PHAM How effective is the new UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL'S SPECIAL PROCEDURES for petitions against HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS this case will test it out and a way for others to use for remedies http://rapidshare.com/files/90317709/OHCHR.24January2008.web.pdf.html Communication to: Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers http://kangaroocourtaustralia.com

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