From the Butcher Shop to Cambridge University: Dan Burt’s Exceptional Journey

Saturday, November 15, 2014
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‘Prostitution, gambling, fencing, contract murder, loan sharking, political corruption and crime of every sort were the daily trade in Philadelphia’s Tenderloin, the oldest part of town. The Kevitch…

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Beyond The Raj: India Honours Fallen from WWI

Thursday, November 13, 2014
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Honoring Its WWI Dead, India Moves On From Its Colonial Past Displayed with permission from Newsweek It has taken a century for Britain and India to commemorate more…

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Owning Ebola – The US Fight to Patent the Virus

Saturday, November 8, 2014
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“The patent application for Human Ebola Virus Species and Compositions and Methods Thereof was first filed on Oct. 26, 2009. The original assignee is “The Government of the…

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Ford, Ghomeshi and Fifty Shades of Exploitation

Sunday, November 2, 2014
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“We joked about our relations being like a mild form of Fifty Shades of Grey” – from disgraced Radio personality, Jian Ghomeshi’s Facebook post describing a ‘consensual’ BDSM…

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