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Doctors receiving "Merck Vaccination Service Awards" for pushing vaccines, US Medicine Falls to conflict of interest

Where does your doctor’s allegiance lie? Does your healthcare professional listen to your needs and wants as a parent or are they nothing more than affiliate distributors for pharmaceutical companies? 100 more words

Economics

Elections BC recommends reforms for reporting political donations

VICTORIA – British Columbia’s electoral body is recommending three options for revamping how political contributions are reported after criticism about high-priced fundraising events.

Elections BC chief electoral officer Keith Archer says none of the options can be fully implemented before the next provincial election in May because legislative changes would have to be made. 150 more words

News

Privacy Pros & Cons

The recent high-level of public concern over the SSA Amendment Bill was of limited concern to me, until I started listening properly. In the event, the proposed law was passed by the Parliament and there is some threat from the Opposition of a lawsuit to test its constitutionality. 1,444 more words

Politics And Public Affairs

The Peeping Tom Chronicles: Gay Talese's New Journalism Tease

By Casey Bukro

One questionable ethical episode after another piles up in the New Yorker’s excerpt of a forthcoming Gay Talese book. In “The Voyeur’s Motel,” 1,353 more words

Media

Insiders from the 28th Session: Terminal Politeness and Interested Conflicts

You know it’s a good one when the cameras are off but the discussion continues, out the studio, down the elevator and into the lobby. I’m thankful to New York native Michael Moskowitz for calling it like it is, and Philadelphian Randy Gonce for stepping up to the plate. 260 more words

Mixed Plate

Divorce Lawyers Misunderstand Effects of Minority Shareholdings

The division of business assets between spouses in a divorce can be complicated and tricky. Elizabeth Berardi of New York found this out the hard way. 451 more words

Family Law