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Corruption Is Catching Up to the Clintons and Their Associates

Hillary Clinton’s 2008 campaign chair, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, is currently under investigation by the FBI and Department of Justice over questionable contributions to his 2013 campaign. 691 more words

An important victory for voting rights in Virginia -- Republican gerrymandering turned back

The U.S. Supreme Court threw out a challenge to a judge-drawn voting map that might help Democrats pick up a seat from Virginia in the U.S.

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Politics

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

To get Mallya back, why invoking MLAT over extradition request is a better bet

Bengaluru, May 24: Invoking the UK Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to bring Vijay Mallya back from the United Kingdom is considered to be a better bet for the Enforcement Directorate. 63 more words

Vicky Nanjappa

Attacking doctors in conflict zones is a War Crime. Why is no one prosecuted for it?

While a United States AC-130 gunship blasted a Médecins Sans Frontières
 hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, with howitzer and incendiary rounds early on the morning of October 3, 2015, MSF staff phoned and texted American and Afghan authorities more than a dozen times trying desperately to stop the attack.

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Crime

Unsustainable practices are destroying whole ecosystems - finfish species disappearing


Mangrove red snapperDaniela Dirscher/WaterFrame

Fifty-nine finfish species have ‘disappeared’ from fishermen’s catches in the world’s most species rich and vulnerable marine region…

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Corruption