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In equal balance justly weighed

Slouching toward Democracy

Where have all the wise men gone?

By Populist Demand

When urban and rural voters went separate ways

Bruce Pardy

Bruce Pardy is a professor in the Faculty of Law at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, and a Julian Simon Fellow at the Property and Environment Research Center in Bozeman, Montana.

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A Right to Clean Air?

Constitutional protection for the environment may leave people out of luck March 2012
Imagine that five people in your neighbourhood urgently need organ transplants. Without the transplants they may die. Just one healthy body would supply all the necessary parts: heart, lungs, liver and two kidneys. They nominate you to be their donor. Fortunately for you, your right to life does not depend upon an assessment of costs and…