Latest from Shibani Mahtani
This is the 11th week of protests, which are reaching what demonstrators believe to be a tipping point amid an intensifying crackdown.
  • Aug 18, 2019
“My chicken wings were filled with tear gas,” grumbled one man. 
  • Aug 10, 2019
  • Analysis
Despite sharing a similar gun culture, New Zealand and the United States have been worlds apart in their response to mass shootings.
  • Aug 5, 2019
Carrie Lam refused to back down despite increasing public anger, while police fired more tear gas to clear protesters.
  • Aug 5, 2019
Study’s authors urge the international community to sever ties with Myanmar’s military and those who fund it.
  • Aug 5, 2019
Action is intensifying pressure on government to acquiesce to the pro-autonomy movement’s demands.
  • Aug 4, 2019
Demonstrations are intensifying ahead of a planned general strike on Monday. 
  • Aug 3, 2019
More unauthorized demonstrations are planned for this weekend, raising the prospect of renewed clashes with police.
  • Aug 2, 2019
In Hong Kong, both police and protesters are using lasers and dizzying lights to distract, conceal and confuse.
  • Aug 1, 2019
Demonstrators could face up to 10 years in prison, signaling an intensifying crackdown by authorities following two months of upheaval 
  • Jul 31, 2019