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On Thanksgiving I Bet Nobody Thought About The Plight Of Native Americans

According to the stories, Native Americans helped the first white settlers of America.  They taught the white settlers how to farm in America and introduced them to American products to help with their crop output.  1,034 more words


Dispute Between Uber and PIT Continues

Uber, the popular ridesharing company is no stranger to controversy, and this time the company has created a battle with the Allegheny County Airport Authority. At this point in time, Uber is operating in Pittsburgh under authority of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission. 214 more words

Legal Debates

Autism Wears Blue Suede Shoes

So you think you should be wearing these blue shoes of mine do you? I’ll gladly allow you to put them on if you feel you need them. 1,163 more words


Sexual Offenders in Pittsburgh

Once in the month of November at the Allegheny County Courts, there is Sexual Offender Court.  I decided to attend this on the 20th of this month.  473 more words

A Pragmatic Evaluation of the Sirisena Challenge and Lanka's Political Issues

Neville Ladduwahetty, courtesy of The Island 28 November 2011 where the title reads “A reality check on the common candidate’s pledges”

The coalition that Mr. 1,397 more words

Life Stories

The Lobbying Act

Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014, legislated in January 2014, sets out new rules for how charities and other civil society organisations can campaign in the lead up a general election elections. 279 more words


"Secret Trials" Like The One Over Ferguson Shooting Have No Place In Our Democracy

On the eve of Thanksgiving, are we witnessing the Requiem For American Democracy?  I do not ask this question flippantly either.  It is something that we need to answer this holiday season, or we will certainly face the real possibility of our freedoms and liberties going the way of the dodo bird. 1,084 more words