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It’s still ‘My Way’ or the highway under North Korea’s Kim – latimes.com

In the 45 years since  Paul Anka wrote it and Frank Sinatra made it famous, “My Way” has celebrated the rugged individualism that Americans like to think defines their spirit of independence, determination and pride.  But those are not virtues held dear in totalitarian North Korea, where deviation from Communist conformity can land …

BBC News – Thai court rejects petitions against constitutional change

Thailand’s Constitutional Court has rejected allegations that government plans to amend the constitution are an attempt to overthrow the monarchy. The court dismissed opposition petitions arguing the changes would undermine Thailand’s revered monarchy. Lawmakers from the ruling Pheu Thai party see the constitution as undemocratic because it was created after …