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Geraldine Heng's The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages Wins PROSE Award In World History @PROSEAwards @cambUP_History

ICYMI: Geraldine Heng, University of Texas, Austin, has published The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages (Cambridge University Press, 2018).In The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages, Geraldine Heng questions the common assumption that the concepts … Continue reading

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Student Loan/Credit Card Debt Counterclaims have No Supplemental Jurisdiction in the Middle District of Florida

What happens to the original debt when a consumer files an unlawful debt collection lawsuit?  Sometimes the creditor will file a counterclaim to force the underlying debt to judgment in an effort to turn the tide in favor of the … Continue reading

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ROLLING STONE: Trump has no idea what he’s doing in the Middle East, but neither does the Establish…

ROLLING STONE: Trump has no idea what he’s doing in the Middle East, but neither does the Establishment in wanting to continue our wars there. You’ll hear all sorts of arguments today about why the withdrawals are bad. You’ll hear … Continue reading

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Regional Focus: Middle East

Assessing Vulnerabilities in Palestinian Gatherings in Lebanon: Results of the 2017 Household Survey (UNDP, Sept. 2018) [text via ReliefWeb]Dignity and Displaced Syrians in Lebanon (ODI, Nov. 2018) [text]"A Human Rights Based Approach to Refugees: A Look at the Syrian Refugee … Continue reading

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Major Causes for Middle Market M&A Deal Failure

A poorly worded or structured letter of intent (LOI) is one of the main reasons M&A deals blow up. This is often the case when people try to either navigate this process without an advisor or save money. As with … Continue reading

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