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Equal Citizenship in Yemen: lost concept against social discrimination

Conflicts arose in the northern provinces of Yemen years ago under many covers, it wasn’t until a while ago that they were revealed to be based on sectarianism. 506 more words

Middle East

Treating Prisoners as Well as Farm Animals

The legislature in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is now considering passing Bill S.2232. Officially entitled, “An Act to ensure continued humane animal care in Massachusetts,” this commendable bill is designed to prevent cruelty and ill-treatment to farm animals. 1,885 more words

US Legal System

The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

The UN High Commissioner on Human Rights has released an excellent report today on the right to privacy in the digital age, blasting the digital mass surveillance that has been taking place, unchecked, by the U.S., the U.K, and other world governments. 71 more words


Goan Chodab Nahi (We will not leave our village)

This song captures the sentiments that have been misunderstood for a while now. Not only did I feel that did needed to be heard by people, I have realised that people with sensibilities will understand what this songs means. 105 more words


Man Sentenced to 30 Days for Catching Rain Water on Own Property

The Oregon Water Resources Department, claims that Harrington has been violating the state’s water use law by diverting water from streams running into the Big Butte River. 131 more words

Natural Resources

remembering what the constitution is for

In light of the historic and precedent-setting decision handed down today in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, lets take a trip down memory lane to the hugely important Philadelphia Convention. 899 more words

Sick of over-extending yourself? Learn how to say No; Part Three

Like any new skill, it takes time to develop the ability to say no. Keep in mind that any failed attempts are still worthwhile and contribute towards good experience and practise. 324 more words