Vietnamese activist convicted for Facebook posts

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 the end of … Read the rest

Dunkin’ Donuts apologises for ‘bizarre and racist’ advertisement

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 criticism Friday after Human Rights Watch … Read the rest