Vietnamese activist convicted for Facebook posts

Dinh Nhat Uy
Dinh Nhat Uy

A Vietnamese activist received a 15 month suspended prison sentence Tuesday for “abusing democratic freedoms” through his Facebook posts –part of an escalating crackdown on dissent by the communist regime.

Dinh Nhat Uy, 30, was convicted at … Read the rest

Dunkin’ Donuts apologises for ‘bizarre and racist’ advertisement

The advertisement that caused a furore
The advertisement that caused a furore

Dunkin’ Donuts has apologized for the “insensitivity” of an advertising campaign in Thailand featuring a woman in blackface makeup to promote a new chocolate flavored doughnut.

The Dunkin’ Donuts franchise in Thailand came under … Read the rest