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The Obama Administration has been pushing for authorization to negotiate trade treaties with foreign governments without input from the U.S. Congress.  Congress will have the ability to approve or reject the completed documents without changes.  538 more words

Insight: Nigeria/US extradition treaty: What the law says

Ongoing attempt by the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, to extradite Senator Kashamu Buruji to the United States of America over drug related offences has engendered legal fireworks between both parties. 1,507 more words

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Acknowledging treaty and territory

This week’s guest writer is Steve Plenert, peace program coordinator for MCC Manitoba.

“I just think it’s annoying.”  That’s how my conversation with someone from church ended one Sunday after worship. 645 more words


'We were treated like animals:' Education underscored at city reconciliation event

Residential school survivors and their children emphasized the need to educate all future generations about the mistreatment they’ve faced, during a Calgary reconciliation event Tuesday. 427 more words

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Boehner Ryan TPP Scam – Tax Small Business, Redistribute To Unions, Pass Corp Sweetheart Deal

Posted by Rick Wells at RICKWELLS.US

How messed up is the Republican leadership and how desperate are they to please their corporate masters? The answer to both questions is the same; very. 575 more words


Informed Consent

As Americans, or as anyone really, do we have a right to be fully informed about what’s going on in our country before our leaders set about doing it? 708 more words