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Uganda: The EU, South Korea, and Al Shabab

Travel Bans After the controversy caused by the adoption of the anti-homosexuality laws in both Uganda and Nigeria, the European Parliament has backed a resolution imposing travel and visa bans against individuals responsible. The members of the parliament stated that the laws were a danger to human rights in both countries. The resolution is nonbinding…. Continue reading

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We Can Build Panda Burgers: A. melanoleuca, Simulacrum

Hailsham’s system of rearing clones to be used as organ transplant donors evokes strong imagery of agricultural and livestock-raising practices, Killian C. Quigley notes. But the methodology and implementation of the system, including the non-clone citizens’ attitude towards the clones, is something entirely non-organic. In his post, Quigley compares the system of organ donation to […] Continue reading

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