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I have always wondered why the Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accepted this position when offered by the White House. He has a history of being being critical of the US State Department when he was the CEO of ExxonMobile. 752 more words

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Roundtable discussion coming July 27.

HR basics for small businesses.
What to do and what not to do. 

Presented by: Kitsap SCORE

Speaker: Julie Tappero, President & CEO
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Section 7 Charter Abuse?

Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights enshrines every competent person full rights to autonomy and self-determination.

Ontario’s Substitute Decision Act chips away at that, allowing appointment of counsel for a person whose capacity is at issue before the courts. 979 more words

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Sunday Book-Thought 54

Copyright ignores robots. This choice is entirely consistent with copyright’s theory of the romantic reader. It is amply supported by fair use doctrine. And it yields sensible results in the cases that have come before the courts. 89 more words

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Anyone who reads my blogs knows that I am not into conspiracy theories I don’t comment on them unless it is a matter of fact checking. 1,159 more words

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Finally, it looks like the US Congress is in the process of finalizing the Senate’s bill mid-June 2017 Senate’s bill, which bars the republican President Donald Trump from arbitrarily lifting US sanctions imposed on Russia starting in 2012 with the Magnitsky Act, due to severe human rights violations; in 2014 for Russia’s unprovoked invasion and annexation of Crimea, Ukraine; and in 2016, as a consequence to Russia having meddled into the 2016 US presidential elections systems. 910 more words

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The US Senate’s Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s plans to hold a vote on the repeal of Obamacare by senators during the week of July 23, 2017 has suffered a set back. 345 more words

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