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Human Rights Under Attack: Gareth Peirce on The New Dark Age

British lawyer and human rights activist Gareth Peirce. In the 2018 Sir Graham Day Lecture, she warns eroding human rights under the guise of national security is a profound attack on democracy. (Mary Lynk/CBC) (Mary Lynk/CBC) CBC Radio · Ideas … Continue reading

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A Chinese scientist says he edited babies’ genes. What are the rights of the genetically modified child?

He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher, spoke at a conference on human genome editing in Hong Kong in November and claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies. (Kin Cheung/AP) By Eileen Hunt Botting The Washington Post December 6 … Continue reading

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Interesting Ontario Traffic Court and Appeal decisions from 2009 but some if not all of these and related issues are still relevant today in at least Winnipeg

Feb 10 2017 – Kevin Yaworski – WiseUpWinnipeg – http://wp.me/p1fJaD-Tr In Ontario the police have or had been issuing speeding offenses with lower speed then they observed and when the offense contested the Crown threatened to amend the charge at … Continue reading

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Why is Facebook suggesting I join “LGBT = Liquor Guns Bacon And Tits” Private Group?

Nov 30 2016 – Kevin Yaworski – Proud Canadian and Global Citizen Why is Facebook suggesting I join “LGBT = Liquor Guns Bacon And Tits” Private Group? I don’t think that I have been posting anything to indicate I am … Continue reading

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