Author Archive Nelson Mandela’s Legacy, Obama’s Hypocrisy and the Courage of the Whistleblowers Jose Mario Dolor De Vega July 23, 2013 Bradley Manning, Cuba, Edward Snowden, Freedom of Speech, GCHQ, Julian Assange, NSA, Prism, Safety, United States, Whistleblowers, Wikileaks What would be Mandela's take on the issue of those so-called terrorists undergoing massive hunger strike at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay In Celebration of the Human Worth: In Defense of the Disabled Jose Mario Dolor De Vega July 19, 2013 Disability, Education, Equality, Featured, Human Rights We must teach the young to renounce unpardonable discrimination, myopic stereotyping and branding the disabled as abnormal. by Jose Mario Dolor De Vega A Mockery of Justice: The Trayvon Martin case (An Open Letter to President Obama) Jose Mario Dolor De Vega July 17, 2013 Campaigns, Equality, Protests, Racism, United States Below is the statement issued by President Obama: The death of Trayvon Martin was a tragedy. Not just for his family, or for any one community, but for America. I know this case has elicited strong passions. And in the wake of the verdict, Philosophy, Reason and Enlightenment Through Critical Thinking: A Review Jose Mario Dolor De Vega July 8, 2013 Education, Malaysia, Psychology, Self Improvement Philosophy opens our minds, pushes us to reason, question things, which thus prepares the perfect grounds for critical thinking. In Defense of the Mask Jose Mario Dolor De Vega June 29, 2013 Activism, Canada, Censorship, Corruption, Equality, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Occupy, Privacy, Protests, Safety Are they afraid of the Power of the Mask? Or are they afraid of the Power of the People? China’s stupid contention: The most idiotic territorial claim in Chinese History Jose Mario Dolor De Vega June 27, 2013 China, Philippines, War & Politics, Wikileaks China is claiming indisputable sovereignty in the said territories. The problem is the basis of their claim is baseless, incredible and extremely disputable. In Solidarity with the Turkish Resistance Jose Mario Dolor De Vega June 25, 2013 Censorship, Propaganda, Turkey, Turkey This is a response to the call of the eminent and radical Professor Noam Chomsky with regard to his call to the world to support the Turkish Resistance.