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Good news for Montanans

There are still places in America where sensible, commonsense regulations can be crafted in a bipartisan fashion. Montana is one of them.

Back in 2010, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy famously posited that unlimited corporate money donations… 581 more words

Issues And Activism

Scottish Delegation Visits DIFC

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) welcomes Scottish Government delegation,

seeks to boost bilateral synergies across key sectors

His Excellency Essa Kazim, Governor of Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), today received an official government delegation from Scotland and provided an overview of DIFC’s value proposition, highlighting the unique dynamics of the UAE’s financial services industry.

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Dubai

See No Evil - Why the Justice System Ignores Rape

Originally published on Girls’ Globe, 20/06/2013
Featured image by Michael Grimes, licensed under Creative Commons. 

Much has been said about the rape culture that exists in today’s society, without a full definition of what rape culture is. 690 more words

Women's Rights

Criminal Cases: Why You Should Care

They seem to splatter most news sites’ Twitter feeds and front pages: Crime is a hot topic that America loves to talk about. For whatever reason, we are transfixed by the strange details and mysteries that seem to plague high profile criminal cases; from… 505 more words

Criminal Cases

The anarchist in the courtroom

The irony was discomfiting: I was sitting in a Seattle jury waiting room, wearing the same beat-up wool jacket that I’d worn during the WTO protests. 1,284 more words

My Experiences

Male privilege

I interacted in a debate on Facebook as to whether or not women’s sanitary/hygiene products should be subject to VAT. They shouldn’t. It really is that simple. 747 more words

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