Month: September 2021

How do you win a game of football?

It’s a question you’ve asked yourself in the days following the news that the Kangaroos were to face the All Blacks in a Rugby League Grand Final, and the answer is simple: win by a goal.The All Blacks’ game is a little more complicated.The Kangaroas will have a new...

Why you should care about the blind justice system

When the case of Vanessa Patey began to unfold, it was widely reported that a blind man was being tried for murder and that his wife was not allowed to attend the trial.A jury had been deliberating for about 10 hours on Wednesday night and the judge had said...

When it comes to protecting monuments, Texas wants to take on Confederate statues

Now Playing: President Trump, President Pence meet for first time since Charlottesville: ‘We are all one nation’ article Now Play: ‘Fifty years from now, will we look back at this as a failure?’: President Trump says there will be ‘no political correctness’ at his inaugurationNow Playing: Texas, Texas A&M...

How to make an outfit to support Jerusalem’s Mitzpeh

A little while ago, I saw a couple of people in a store wearing a head scarf, a hijab, and a turban.One of them, a young Palestinian girl, was walking the sidewalk.It was her second time shopping in Jerusalem.She was very much excited about her trip, but she also...

A look at the trials and sentences handed down in New York’s largest city

By the time Robert Kennedy was acquitted in the JFK assassination, he had already been convicted of numerous other crimes and served prison time.The city’s Supreme Court had convicted him of fraud, extortion, racketeering, and murder in 1962, and the city had also convicted him for a violent crime...

When NC Justice Academy graduates are no longer needed

New York-based NC Justice, which trains police officers, has closed its doors. Its alumni say it left them with little choice but to apply to other states to get their licenses. The academy is the last of what was once a network of hundreds of law schools. It began in 2000 with...