The Law Society of Alberta is threatening to sanction attorney Ezra Levant for referring to the Alberta Human Rights Commission as crazy in a newspaper column. Levant, who is not currently practicing law, could be fined, suspended or disbarred.
The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) is my professional association. I support other professional organizations, but my first HR job was as a generalist so SHRM was the first professional association I joined. Every employer...Show More Summary
Driving on the North Fork. Photo by Erin Scala. 10,000 years ago, when humans in the Fertile Crescent were just switching from nomadic to agricultural societies and civilizations began to spring up, a glacier retreated northward over New York and left behind unique soils, especially on Long Island's Forks. Show More Summary
A temple in southern Nepal known for the mass slaughter of animals at a festival there every five years has indefinitely banned animal sacrifice, India's Humane Society International said on Tuesday.
In the face of the hard cold fact that nothing in this human reality is perfect, society struggles for perfection. The call for greener cleaners, more efficient vehicles, better attitudes, and a healing religion reverberates around the earth demanding attention. Show More Summary
A State Department report on human trafficking documented the ubiquitous nature of slavery across US society.
(Steven Hayward) I’m starting to think Hillary Clinton believes her own B.S., or represents the first attempt at a human self-inflated hot air balloon. Back in the 1960s, Great Society liberals told us that they’d abolish poverty in 10 years (Sargent Shriver declared this confidently in Capitol Hill testimony). Show More Summary
Hey, isn’t that … Ariana Grande, dropping by the Washington Humane Society on Friday to hang out with some local rescue pooches? The pop star/noted dog lover/wearer of cat-ear headbands was in town for a show at Verizon Center on Saturday night, and she apparently decided to call attention to the shelter’s work by visiting. Grande […]
"Sponsored by the grossly-misnamed Human Rights Campaign special interest group, HR 3185 is breathtaking in its scope. It would allow gay and lesbian activists to persecute Americans in virtually every area of society — in employment, public accommodations, housing, credit, and a dozen other areas of civil life. Show More Summary
If there is one constant in every human society in the world, is that teenage years are never easy. That’s what they call it ‘Adolescence’. For teenagers living in Native American reservations though, on top of all the usual growing pains you and I got to experience,...
Canadian lawyer and media personality Ezra Levant, who was cited by the Law Society of Alberta for remarks he made about the province's human rights commission, said his prosecution is "crazy."
If you live in Florida, your next temporary coworker might be a cat. "Office Cats" is a new program out of the Humane Society of Broward County. The shelter will dispatch adoptable cats to pet-friendly small businesses in South Florida, where we assume that no one will ever be taking another sick day. Show More Summary
A few months ago, Danielle Hopper put out a call to action on behalf of a sweet and grunty 8-year-old pit bull who'd spent nearly four years at New York's Middletown Humane Society -- the shelter at which Hopper was a volunteer. Mira was about 4 years old when she got to the shelter as a stray. Show More Summary
Black Lives Matter is not just a black issue. It is a human issue. The Sandra Bland incident has an impact on society as a whole. The post Why Everyone Should be Outraged about Sandra Bland appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Human cognitive biases are a huge impediment to success in our personal lives and progress as a society. They lead us astray towards bad decision-making, when fully rational, dispassionate thinking would bring about much improved outcomes. One...Show More Summary
Council of State Governments to AGs: Scrutinize Deceptive Fundraising of So-Called “Humane Society” Washington, DC—Today HumaneWatch.org, a project of the nonprofit Center The post Legislative Caucus Calls on 11 Attorneys General to Investigate Humane Society of the United States appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Newly discovered tool-length 'subcultures' in our closest living relatives provide striking parallel with cultural differences observed between adjacent groups in human societies.
Why should babies be exempt from common human decency? A window into the dark underbelly of the brunch business. (via WCSH6) Who do babies think they are? No one else in society is allowed sleep, poop, and cry whenever and wherever they want. Show More Summary
An anonymous viewer asked The Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye on an Internet forum whether humans' same-sex preferences make sense evolutionarily if it's true that the purpose of a species is to reproduce and survive. He responded with a disclaimer, giving a noncommittal answer.
Last summer saw a rare détente between animal-rights advocates and industrial agriculture. The Humane Society of the U.S. — the largest animal-protection group in the country — and the farming trade group the United Egg Producers announced an agreement in July 2011 to work together to seek a new federal law that would require larger [...]