Foire de Marseille defies Chinese pressure to display Tibetan flag

by Phayul Latest News on September 30, 2014

The Foire de Marseille fair on the Mediterranean coastline has included Tibet as one of its themes for this year’s edition which is participated by exhibitors from
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Tunisia: Candidates Should Speak Up on Rights

by Human Rights Watch on September 29, 2014

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Hong Kong: Free Peaceful Protesters; Avoid Excessive Force

by Human Rights Watch on September 29, 2014

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Love

“Your task is not to seek love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ~Rumi

Have you ever wondered if there is such a thing as true love, like in the good old movies of Casablanca or The Notebook? Maybe you’ve Continue →

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The Most Important Thing to Ask Yourself After a Break-Up

by Michelle Marie McGrath on September 29, 2014

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“The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.” ~Ralph Blum

Divorce. Not an activity that I ever had on my to-do list and not something I contemplated when I got engaged in Paris. Who does?

We’ve all heard the statistics that one in three marriages ends Continue →

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Will Trinidad & Tobago’s Government “Listen, Learn & Lead”?

by Janine Mendes-Franco on September 29, 2014

Blogger and public relations professional Dennise Demming is disillusioned with Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, who claims to “listen, learn and lead”, but then takes action to the contrary. Demming first cited the example of the country's recent Constitutional Amendment Bill, with which, “despite popular objection, the Government Continue →

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“The Partisan Court Blocks Extended Voting in Ohio”

by Rick Hasen on September 29, 2014

Jesse Wegman blogs at NYT’s Taking Note blog: “There are reasonable arguments to be made about why these particular restrictions are not the most burdensome in the country, since Ohio already has four weeks of early voting. Still, the plaintiffs made the … Continue reading →
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OH #SCOTUS Ruling Odds and Ends

by Rick Hasen on September 29, 2014

Lyle reports: “Justice Elena Kagan turned down without comment a separate request by Ohio’s legislature for the same kind of order postponing some of the early voting options.  The legislature has been allowed into the controversy only as a friend-of-the … Continue reading →
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Holy cow: A three-judge Shawnee County panel did not decide Monday whether Kansas Democrats should be required to pick a replacement for Chad Taylor, who dropped out of the closely contested U.S. Senate campaign against longtime incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts. … Continue reading →
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See motion and objection. … Continue reading →
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Ron Collins blogs. … Continue reading →
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