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April 24, 2014, 5:43 pm, 1260641

Canada's latest move has been to attack the singer Morissey, claiming that he compared the seal hunt to Auschwitz.  However, what Mr. Morissey actually said was different.  He merely used the example of concentration camps to illustrate the moral argument that if something is intrinsically evil the fact that it ...


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April 24, 2014, 9:43 am, 1260326

Recent NLRB social media decisions put limits on employers – but also provide guidance for law departments trying to navigate this rapidly changing legal minefield:

While recent rulings may strike additional fear in already-nervous companies trying to stay well within the parameters of the NLRA, there are a few steps legal ...


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April 23, 2014, 7:43 pm, 1259946
A commenter here a while back argued that RCP 8.5, the highest emission scenario in the current IPCC report, is impossible, because it requires more coal than is available to be mined. I recently came across a more detailed version of that argument in a published piece ...


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An article appearing in Sun New service by Jessica Hume gives a very misleading impression of the Seals case.  http://bit.ly/1rmpx15  The article appears in the guise of an interview with Geneva-based attorney and former Canadian official Brendan McGivern.  Of course, I don't know what Brendan said to the journalist and ...


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