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Human Rights Violations Served With Tea
Posted on 14 Jun 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine you were born the child of a tea plucker on a plantation in India. Your parents are functional illiterates who work long hours for less than USD $2 per day to feed the family. If your family is lucky, you will be able to eat just enough to... Read More

Indian Patronage Subverts the Rule of Law
Posted on 2 Feb 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

No country is immune from patronage systems and the related endemic corruption. In the United States, the term "Tammany Hall" brings to mind governmental benevolence dispensed on an uneven playing field in exchange for money or favors. Even... Read More