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  • Civil Disobedience in Democracies: Why Citizens May Break the Law

    Civil Disobedience in Democracies: Why Citizens May Break the Law0

    Is it morally justified to break democratically enacted laws to promote justice? A philosophical discussion of civil disobedience

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  • The Gendered City

    The Gendered City0

    “Women face problems of such significance in cities and society that gender can no longer be ignored in planning practice”, claims Leavitt (1986), an emeritus urban planning professor and social justice advocate. Cities are an arena for diverse realities. The urban setting is made of fragmented and diverse materials and intangible individualities that shape our

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  • CTVT: the Cancer ‘Parasite’ that Sailed With Dogs

    CTVT: the Cancer ‘Parasite’ that Sailed With Dogs0

    Title: Somatic evolution and global expansion of an ancient transmissible cancer lineage Published: August 2, 2019Journal: ScienceAuthors: Adrian Baez-Ortega (University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK) and colleaguesDOI: 10.1126/science.aau9923 Take-home messages The canine transmissible venereal tumour (CTVT) is a sexually-transmitted cancer The cancer lineage first arose from its founder dog 4000 to 8500 years ago, likely in Asia CTVT underwent a

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