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Varvastian: The Human Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment in Climate Change Litigation

Sam Varvastian (Cardiff Univ.) has posted The Human Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment in Climate Change Litigation. Here's the abstract:This paper discusses a particular field of climate change law: climate change litigation based on claims stemming from the … Continue reading

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Medieval people were surprisingly clean (apart from the clergy) | Aeon Essays

At the same time, the filthiness of medieval people should not be exaggerated. Much evidence shows that personal hygiene mattered to medieval people, that they made an effort to keep clean. Popular advice books recommended washing the hands, face and … Continue reading

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Diving Into the Benefits of the Clean Water Act

Since the passage of the Clean Water Act almost 50 years ago, the U.S. government has invested over $1 trillion to combat water pollution. The costs of the law seem relatively clear, but what about the benefits? In a recent … Continue reading

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Debt Jubilee: Time for a Clean Slate?

American household debt is at its highest point since 2008 and people are starting to miss auto loan payments. Can the ancient tradition of the debt jubilee help us mitigate some of the worst effects of modern capitalism? Read more … Continue reading

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What to do if your ex won’t sign a clean break order?

Going through divorce proceedings is stressful, complicated and often confusing. What couples sometimes fail to realise is that, in England and Wales, a divorce does not end the financial relationship between the parties. This means that, even years after the … Continue reading

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