Discrimination


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Border Security Measures – Necessary for National Security or Overbroad?

There has been many discussions in the news lately regarding new border screening measures and the efficacy of them. There is no argument that we need safe borders, but we need limits in order to…


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Des propos homophobes au Malawi

Les regards de la communauté homosexuelle se sont tournés vers le Malawi, alors que le porte-parole du Parti du Peuple, Kenneth Msonda, a qualifié les gais et lesbiennes comme étant “pires que des chiens” qui méritent la mort. Ces…




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Carding: why our government is not an insurance company (part 2)

Statistical discrimination cannot fully explain carding behaviour in both the short and long run This post continues my critique of the insurance analogy that was proposed as a way of conceptualizing carding in a recent op-ed…


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Carding: why our government is not an insurance company (part 1)

Introduction: draft carding regulations—ongoing discussion Back in November, I reported that Minister Naqvi presented draft carding regulations, which purported to address the issue of arbitrary and unlawful carding.[1]  Since then, while public interest groups and…