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Citizens United in 2016: the Decision, the Donors, and the Donald
by Guest, January 21, 2016
Happy sixth birthday, Citizens United ! In honor of the opinion we’ve come to know and love (to hate), we’re revisiting the decision and its . . .
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5 Ways Citizens United Has Screwed Over Our Democracy
by Guest, January 21, 2015
Five years after the Supreme Court handed down Citizens United , the decision continues to have a widespread impact on the state, federal, and even . . .
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The Victims of a Mega Development Project
by Guest, November 17, 2014
On a cool day during the rainy season, I visited a village that had recently been relocated due to a large-scale development project. On my . . .
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Mother Somboun: A Happy Life on the Moun River
by Guest, September 24, 2014
“For me, development is not about modernization. It is not about new technologies and modern materials. For me, development comes from inside the heart—what I . . .
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Spotlight on Earth Rights Defenders in Thailand
by Guest, August 26, 2014
I am so lucky to have had opportunities to meet inspiring people who have dedicated their lives to public interest. These people believe strongly in . . .
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Spotlight on the SEC: summary judgment motion filed yesterday and rule vote next week
by Guest, August 16, 2012
EarthRights International (ERI), along with lawyers from Goulston & Storrs, filed a motion for summary judgment yesterday on behalf of Oxfam America in its case . . .
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