The Thai fishing industry is built on slavery, with men often beaten, tortured and sometimes killed - all to catch 'trash fish' to feed the cheap farmed prawns sold in the west.
SLAVE LABOUR AND COERCION IN THAILAND'S FISHING INDUSTRY CONFIRMED BY ILO. http://www.pyichitthar.com/2014/09/blog-post_16.html
Sitagu Missionary Association has been established by Most. Ven.
Dr. Ashin Nyanissara with the aim of giving a hand to the needy who are really
in need, regardless of religion, race, color and caste. So far, much assistance
has been reached out to those who are in need far and near and to those whatever
religion they belong to.
Today is a remarkable day which we learn with great
pleasure that Sitagu Sayadaw, Most. Ven. Dr. Ashin Nyanissara has donated 10000
USD through Pakistani Embassy to some areas of Pakistan which are badly and
severely affected by the heavy flood.
It is a good example that it is a must
for everyone whatever religion they profess in to help those who are in
English version by Ashin Visuta