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From Inconvenience to Innovation

From Inconvenience to Innovation

From Inconvenience to Innovation When you live without disability, you don’t experience the difficulties. But if you are part of the 15% of the global population (World Health Organization) struggling with some form of disability, then sometimes, even daily life can become painful routines. They may be a minority, but they remain members of every […]

2018 World Journalist Forum and a Harmonious Korean Peninsula

2018 World Journalist Forum and a Harmonious Korean Peninsula

In light of recent advancements in international relations with North Korea, the Journalists Association of Korea (JAK) hosted its annual World Journalists Conference from March 4th to 11th, 2018, in Seoul, South Korea, with the main theme revolving around the “Role of Journalists for Nuclear Disarmament of the Korean Peninsula”. Across the span of 8 […]

[Book Review] Words and Tea

[Book Review] Words and Tea

Until We Are Free Shirin Ebadi, Random House, 2016 “I have lost more than I ever thought possible, but I nevertheless thank God that even from exile I can still work to build my country.” Shirin Ebadi was only ever interested in human rights. It was her delight to sit with the most vulnerable in […]

The Right to Be Fat or the Right to Health?

The Right to Be Fat or the Right to Health?

No one likes fat-shaming. Our generation has it that people—all people—have the right to be whatever size they want, be it super slim or obese. The so-called “right to be fat” was clearly stated in anti-discrimination lawyer Yofi Tirosh’s 2012 article that “the law should recognize a new realm of liberty: the realm of body […]

Affordable Consultation for Connection and Community

Affordable Consultation for Connection and Community

Have an idea but don’t know what to do with it? Every day of our lives, we are bombarded by new concepts, projects, and information through digital media and the convenience of smart devices. We are constantly interested, reacting, processing, and sometimes, coming up with our own cool new ideas. But that’s where it stops, […]

Into a Rala-world

Into a Rala-world

Come on in, relax, have a drink; you and me, let’s talk art. The walkway begins at a mahogany-red European-style salon featuring an introduction to the 200-piece collection displayed in Rala Choi: Rala Salon at D Project Space, Hannam, Seoul. Held October 21 to March 4, Rala Salon presents in vivid hues the artistry of […]

Relaxing Sensory Media for the Overstressed Millennial

Relaxing Sensory Media for the Overstressed Millennial

Relaxing Sensory Media for the Overstressed Millennial As a girl, I often struggled with bouts of insomnia. Sleep came slowly, typically after an hour of lying awake in bed, and no amount of tossing and turning would help. Now, as an adult, insomnia still keeps me wide awake in the evenings even though I am […]

Killing for a drug-free nation?

Killing for a drug-free nation?

“I have been demonized”—the words of President Duterte on 25 October on the international accusation that his “War on Drugs” is a grave human rights violation. He continued in his statement, “I will assure you upon my oath as a lawyer and before God that some are true, some are not. And the extrajudicial tag […]

Asian Startups and the Platform Business Model

Asian Startups and the Platform Business Model

2017 has seen some amazing new Asian startups rising in the technology and business sector that have taken full use of digital advancements without losing the human touch in the process. Such companies have in common a unique networking platform for linking information and people, suggesting that the modern business model revolves around the connection […]

Aspiring to be the national painter

Aspiring to be the national painter

Recently on Whatsapp, which Asia Journalist Association’s (AJA) main medium for communication, the artwork of an Indonesian artist has been a hot topic of discussion amongst local reporters. He is Yos Suprapto, aged 65, and from Indonesia, who just opened an exhibition to display his paintings. Bilal Bassal, a renowned artist/web designer from Lebanon who […]

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