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Marijuana Legalisation: An Italian-Canadian Perspective

by Alex Vaillant-Gamelin

 

A new law came into effect in Canada on October 17 that legalizes the recreational use of marijuana. The legislation was met with praise by some and criticism by others. But what do Italian Canadians think of this new state of affairs? We put the question to a random group of people. Based on our sample’s response, the only thing that is clear is that the views are very nuanced, even ambiguous.  More

 

 

 

 

The Good Country Index: A New Way of Looking at the World

The Good Country Index: A New Way of Looking at the World

by Giulia De Gasperi

 

The answers to such questions can be found in the results of a recent study titled The Good Country Index, first announced at the TED Summit in Berlin on June 23rd of this year. The brains behind this project are those of Simon Anholt, an independent policy advisor and honorary professor at the School of Political, Social and International Studies at the University of East Anglia (UK), and of Robert Govers an indep­endent advisor for national, regional and city government admin­istra­tions, SCHOLAR, author and speaker...  More

 

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