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Despite Tougher Laws, India Can't Shake Rape Culture
Originally Posted: 06/17/2014 - 9:11am | Type: Blog

Despite tougher laws against sexual violence, the grisly rape and murder of two teenage girls found hanging from a tree shows India has a long way to go to safeguard women in its male-dominated, socially strat ...

Canada's Mining Dominance
Originally Posted: 02/17/2014 - 9:30am | Type: Magazine Article

Emilie Teresa Smith Today, Canadian companies account for 75 percent of mining worldwide, and their practices are rife with abuse. ...

QUIRK: Ten of the Most Bizarre Laws Effective July 1, 2012
Originally Posted: 07/02/2012 - 3:03pm | Type: Blog

We’ve reached the halfway point of the year, which means states across the nation are adopting a variety of new laws at state and local levels. While most of the new provisions and amendments were about taxes, ...