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American Justice

Zero Distance

What is this American justice we hear about? Empty words, meaningless words, and more words but no justice at home or in the international scene. 66 more words

Activism

Lady Justice

It is a familiar symbol: Lady Justice.  Lady Justice (Latin: Iustitia, the Roman goddess of Justice, equivalent to the Greek goddesses Themis and Dike) is an personification of the moral force in judicial systems.   455 more words

Historical Stuff

Cheeky Lady Justice

There’s something unusual about the Statue of Justice at Dublin Castle, as this little ditty explains:

“The Statue of Justice,
mark well her station,
her face to the castle and…

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Thursday Special

Dear Justice


Dear Justice,

Where have you been lately? What have you been doing? I feel that you’ve been slacking off on your job. Crime is rampant, arsonists go their merry ways, murderers roam unchecked, burglars rob thousands of people daily, rapists don’t fear capture, drug lords proudly strut their stuff, slavery is alive and well, and innocent people are condemned to death row. 171 more words

Challenges

Justice

Broken waste and debris
litters the mangled streets:
crippled cars, derelict bridges,
reminders of the futile endeavours
to stretch above the constraints of
our own limitations. 136 more words

Literature