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Mass Faintings in Cambodia Possibly Food Poisoning

Mass faintings at two factories in Cambodia are continuing to spur investigations into the possible causes and working conditions of employees. On Thursday alone, 118 people fainted and and many suffered stomach issues at Shen Zhou and Daqian Textile factories, …

Mass Faintings at Factories in Cambodia; More Than 200 Workers Fall Ill

More than 200 garment workers have fallen ill this week in textile factories in Cambodia, workers and the companies said on Thursday. A total of 118 employees passed out at work on Thursday at the factories run by Shen Zhou …

Mass Fainting At Cambodian Factories Leaves Hundreds Of Garment Workers Sick

A total of 118 garment workers fainted at factories in Cambodia, including two that manufacture clothes for big sports brands Adidas, and Puma. The workers passed out while working at the Shen Zhou and Daqian Textile factories located in Phnom …

Mira Sorvino Strives to Stop Sex Slavery in Cambodia Mira Sorvino Strives to Stop Sex Slavery in Cambodia
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“It’s not okay to sell children! It’s not okay to sell children to pedophiles!” Actress Mira Sorvino shouts this at locals in Svay Pak, Cambodia. To her fury, they had scattered when they saw the cameras following her as she …

For First Time, U.N. Study Highlights Pacific-Asian Rape Culture For First Time, U.N. Study Highlights Pacific-Asian Rape Culture

A multi-country survey recently conducted by the U.N. of Asian countries near the South Pacific sheds a terrifying light onto rape culture as it exists in nations far less fascinating to the media than India. The abstract is here, and …

Clinton Falls Asleep During Obama’s Speech? Clinton Falls Asleep During Obama’s Speech?
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Hillary Clinton is earning some notoriety among web trolls today as a video makes its way around the circuit of her apparently catching a few z’s during President Obama’s speech in Myanmar on Monday. The president was the first American …

Sweden Gives $59 Million To Cambodia Following Pirate Bay Founder’s Arrest Sweden Gives $59 Million To Cambodia Following Pirate Bay Founder’s Arrest

We brought you word on Tuesday that The Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm was arrested in Cambodia last week. He is to be deported to Sweden where he faces a one year prison sentence and a $1.7 million fine. After …

Pirate Bay Founder To Be Deported To Sweden Pirate Bay Founder To Be Deported To Sweden
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The people behind The Pirate Bay were sentenced to various amounts of time in prison back in February for criminal copyright infringement. Three of the four founders were present for the appeals hearing, but one – Gottfrid Svartholm – was …

Cambodia Lambastes Google Over Border Portrayal

The governments of France, Germany, and Italy are all arguably annoyed with Google.  China’s not thrilled with the search giant, either.  And now, because of the way in which Google’s portrayed a disputed border, Cambodia’s quite mad at it.

According to Reuters, Svay Sitha, the secretary of state of Cambodia’s Council of Ministers, wrote a letter to Google complaining about its interpretation of the area where Cambodia and Thailand touch.