According to the recent news from Reuters, South Korean president Moon Jae-in announced on Thursday that an agreement that was signed in 2015 between his country and Japan over South Korean comfort women was seriously flawed. This happened after Japan claimed that any attempt to revisit the issue would sabotage the relationship between the two superpower nations.
a committee that was formed to investigate the comfort women testimonies failed to meet the requirements of young gals and women who are forced to work in military brothels in Japan whereby most of them are Korean, euphemistically... Read More
After a long seven-year legal battle, Felix Sater - cofounder of Bayrock Group - was exonerated of all charges by a New York Court judge on September 28, 2017. The dismissal of the tax fraud charges of $250 million dollars vicariously exonerates Tevfik Arif, the founder of Bayrock, and puts serious doubt on the ongoing but unconfirmed reports of any illegal dealings between Bayrock and any of its employees and the Trump organization.
The prosecution was conducted by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The basis of the prosecution was a whistle blower's report that is purported to... Read More
Are you more likely to have a car accident if you are a man, or a woman? How about if you’re driving a Mercedes, or cruising round in a vauxhall corsa? After analysing 25,000 incident reports, Car Accident solicitors Your Legal Friend found some interesting results.
The boys have it
Men make up 70% of drivers who cause road accidents, according to this study. The gender of victims in accidents were more evenly split, with 59% of the victims in accidents being men and 41% being female.
3 is the magic number
Exiting your twenties may mean lower car insurance... Read More
Target has finalized a deal to open three smaller stores in New York located in Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island. The lease for the Staten Island store is in a single story building encompassing 46,000 feet in Elm Park. Kimco Realty owns the property and the exact location is in Forest Avenue Plaza. Target has signed a deal for a period of fifteen years and the opening is scheduled for 2019. The inside of the store will feature both a Starbucks and a CVS pharmacy. Target became partners with Starbucks twenty years ago and CVS has had the chain's pharmacy business since 2015.
The... Read More
For over a century now the “comfort women stories” have been a straining topic for both South Korea and Japan. Finally in 2015 the controversial topic was settled between the two countries and laid to rest. During a visit to South Korea for the Winter Olympic games this past February Japanese Prime Minister Abe discussed the importance of the agreement between Japan and South Korea with the South Korean President Moon Jae-in and how important it was for the 2015 agreement that closed the issue of comfort women that had long created friction between the two and how it was finally a promise... Read More
In today’s United States, the word treason is bandied about frequently and used against people who have been perceived to do any kind of wrong to their country. ‘Treason’ was shouted when the Hillary Clinton email saga was at its most ferocious. It continues to be levelled at President Trump with connection to his alleged connection to Russia and their interference at the election of 2016.
Treason is sill a federal crime, but it is an ancient concept that is is not commonly understood by many people. Well, in an attempt to shine a little bit more light... Read More
Believe it or not, Asbestos's first use began as a flame retardant and corrosion resistant substance. Construction workers also added this to cement forms because of how it made the building last longer. What happened that turned this, "miracle mineral" into a substance with a bad rap sheet?
Asbestos first began in the early 1900s, and most industrial revolutionists saw asbestos as a technological wonder. Because of some of its properties, asbestos became a popular choice in shipping, aviation, automobiles and even saw use in military applications. Researchers... Read More
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The world we live in currently, one would be very hard pressed to experience rational peace and genuine freedom. "Peace", is a rare and almost extinct commodity. It is a shadow in the memory of humanity, a mere moment in the blink of an eye that we seldom...
Nice piece Credo as usual. You mention in context at the end "for fear of making war with the Gods." The keystone of peace lies crumbling,simply because the 'Gods of war' reign supreme despite race, religion,etc. Hypothetically if religion didn't exist...
I have serious doubts about the reality of Christ, but I have no doubt that if he existed, he did not look the way as the image commonly depicted in the U S and the rest of the West does. As the early Christians made war on pagan civilizations and cultures,...