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Illinois peeps, check out - Senate Republicans Resolute in Refusal to Weigh Supreme Court Pick

Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, urged Democrats to get back to work rather than waste time on an argument they will not win.. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1Mn09nb


Western Brook Fjord, Gros Morne

The southern trails were in sharp contrast to Western Brook Pond fjord. I’d hiked for an hour through low, but lush vegetation to arrive at a jetty where the tour boat would head out. 246 more words


Best Science Book of the Year: Your Water Footprint

Celebrating the Best in Canadian Science Writing

28 September 2015

Stephen Leahy won the prestigious Lane Anderson Award for the best science writing in Canada in 2014 for his book  271 more words

Water Footprint

Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Situation In Guatemala

What is happening in Guatemala today is both unique and encouraging in the way it has inspired and united, for the first time in Guatemala’s history, indigenous and non-indigenous, both rural and urban groups, poor and middle class that previously did not share a common agenda.  1,417 more words


US Senator Calls Nigerian Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram “Rapists”

While in the US, president Buhari criticized the Leahy Law – a U.S. human rights law that prohibits the U.S. Department of State and Department of Defense from providing military assistance to foreign military units that violate human rights. 307 more words