We are the people who have inherited the sacred words and songs that were given to our ancestors so that we may celebrate our life within this place. 23 more words
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China’s premier, visiting Canada this week as part of an extraordinary warming of relations, calmly defended his country’s use of the death penalty. “It is consistent with our national condition,” Li Keqiang told reporters. 439 more words
The role of “commentaries” in the shaping of contemporary international law proved a recurring question in the just-concluded morning public plenary of today’s conference, “Humanity’s Common Heritage: 2016 Commentary on the First Geneva Convention.” 514 more words
Some called it a peace deal. Others knew it was the cessation of historic rights.
Now, 139 years after Treaty 7 was signed, it is clear the spirit and intent of that historic document was radically different for those on opposite sides. 692 more words
The Library of Congress has added United States treaties to its law library Web site. “We have added the United States Treaty Series, compiled by Charles I. 41 more words