There’s an ancient principle of law, arising from the Roman era: A person must be presumed innocent until proven guilty. This is a widespread civil right, even for people who are accused of or charged with a crime. 434 more words
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Pro-Ukrainian protesters in eastern Ukraine`s city Kharkiv on Sunday toppled a giant Lenin statue seen as a symbol of Soviet legacy and Moscow`s control.
The 8.5-metre (28-foot) statue of the Bolshevik revolutionary built in the 1960s, and the biggest in Ukraine, had been a source of contention between pro-European activists and their Communist foes since Ukraine`s Euromaidan protests last year. 223 more words
I’ve recently been posting short opinions of the current situation with fast food workers and their attempt to raise the minimum wage. These short posts have been on the Arctic Specter Facebook page if you would like to check them out, though this post will likely be comprehensive of them all and save you the time. 2,025 more words