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Mission made possible

In honour of IJM Bolivia’s incredible month of July (4 convictions, a long-awaited arrest, 60 therapies completed, churches uniting for justice), our team went to see Tom Cruise hang off the side of a military plane, in a business suit, as it takes off into the chilly London air. 602 more words

Faith Journey

The thrill of being a juror

There is a very good chance that it will happen to each and every one of us at some point in our lives. You go to check the mail and there is a summons notice to report for jury duty on a particular day. 988 more words

Political Theater as a Distraction

When the infamous “Citizens United” case was decided by the U.S. Supreme Court, many people felt that it spelled doom to democracy in the U.S. They were right. 447 more words


the post-democratic judicial system

Superb and worrying article in the LRB. I’d like to know more about international parallels to this trend in the UK, as it strikes me this is a very important dimension to the emergence of post-democracy: 274 more words



Suspects pictured above from left to right Christian Colon 19, Jonathan Lucas 18, Kaheem Arbelo 20, Desiray Strickland 18.  Arbelo and Strickland are said to have stayed behind at the scene to have sex. 590 more words

Are You Kidding Me?