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The U.S. And Ethiopia's Complicated Alliance

The U.S. supports Ethiopia with military aid, monetary assistance and bilateral trade. So what makes their relationship so complicated? Watch this video by SEEKER to get the answer.

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What are the 5 principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005?

How do you decide if someone has capacity?

  1. Someone always has capacity until it’s proven otherwise
  2. ‘[…] All practical steps to help’ someone make a decision must be tried before saying that a person does not have capacity…
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Editorial: Disabled in an abled World

Today marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, and I am one of them, kinda. At this point, I have officially been ‘severely disabled’ for fifteen months (according to German law), with all the perks and all the thoughts that come with it. 1,054 more words


Involvement of doctors in judicial punishment

The situation of Raif Badawi, the Saudi blogger jailed and flogged, makes us ask ourselves who is looking after him, whose job it will be to sign him off as fit to be flogged. 987 more words

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On-Line Prayer Event for Leonard Peltier & Indigenous Rights

This event coincides with The International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee (ILPDC)”s Washington DC: Human Rights Week – Indigenous Rights and Clemency for Leonard Peltier! http://www.whoisleonardpeltier.info/events/human-rights-week-indigenous-rights-and-clemency-for-leonard-peltier-04-10-dec-2016/   410 more words

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Bloodshed in NATO's 'new' Libya continues

This video says about itself:

Regime Change in Libya Mirrors Iraq: Both Efforts Led to Failed States & Destabilized Region

26 August 2016

As we speak with scholar Vijay Prashad about how…

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