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Across the Atlantic, Another Supreme Court Case on Cake and Gay Rights

This spring, Britain’s Supreme Court will consider whether a bakery could refuse to create a cake celebrating same-sex marriage.

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NYT

The ‘Japan Society for the Prevention of Abuse of Citizens of Persons with Disabilities Meets in Tokyo’ for the first time

From NHK

December 17th 2017

The first meeting of the “Japan Society for the Prevention of Abuse of Citizens of Persons with Disabilities” was held in Tokyo; it was established to protect persons with disabilities from abuse, and to recommend policy to the national government regarding ways of training staff that look after disabled people. 232 more words

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In Turnbull’s skewed moral universe only “good” survivors get recognition - » The Australian Independent Media Network

At present in this country it is up to the judiciary to determine the punishment for crimes, not politicians and bureaucrats. Yet if you are a survivor of childhood sexual abuse who has done/is doing time for your crime, you will now be further punished by your ineligibility for recognition.

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A Christmas Message FOR the Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2017.

This is a message to Her Majesty the Queen for Christmas 2017. And in preparation for the Commonwealth Heads Of Government Meeting in London in April 2018. 347 more words

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