I believe that the Omar Khadr settlement was right. Fighting this case in court would have cost Canadians a great deal more than $10.5 million and ultimately, the case would have likely been ruled in Khadr’s favour. 323 more words
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Editorial. On individualism
I had two reasons to choose individualism as a theme for the current issue of PortVitoria. The first is the disturbing revelations of ‘Operação Lava Jato’ (Operation Car Wash) in Brazil, namely the denial of many of the accused, that the benefits in kind received amounted to bribes. 777 more words
“Get involved in your community.”
I feel like this is a common phrase in American culture. Whether we’ve heard it at school, from a friend, from a religious leader, or even in a public service announcement, this idea of involvement seems ever present in our culture. 1,369 more words
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A group of Iranian lawmakers are looking to scrap a longstanding law that denies citizenship and equal rights to Iranian children born to foreign fathers.