Daily Archives: February 15, 2015

How Vietnamese rap got political

Vietnam is a communist state where it’s not always easy to criticise the government. But a young Vietnamese rapper studying in the United States has launched a scathing criticism of the state using rap music. With more than 200,000 views … Continue reading

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Communist Vietnam rated 136 out of 178 countries on the 2014 Environmental Performance Index

Courtesy of VOA Marianne Brown February 13, 2015 4:52 AM HANOI—Vietnam’s transformation from poverty to a fast growing economy has taken its toll on the environment, but those who will be worst affected – young people – are taking action … Continue reading

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