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Marijuana legalisation: Sometimes Violations of International Law Are Cause for Celebration

Damon Barrett | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Politics
Damon Barrett

Ending the war on drugs, moreover, will be a victory for international human rights law. It will be a victory for international law itself - for environmental law, anti-corruption agreements, international security, for the achievement of international development agreements and improved health - all of which have been damaged by decades of prohibition. Colorado and Washington have taken us one step closer. For that we should all celebrate.

Doctors Face Ballot On Industrial Action Over NHS Pensions

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.03.2012 | UK

Doctors could strike for the first time since 1975 if the government does not rethink proposed changes to NHS pensions. The British Medical Associa...

Tube Workers To Be Paid £850 A Day During Olympics

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK

Thousands of London Underground workers have been offered a payment of £850 each for working during the 2012 London Olympic Games, it has been reveal...

London 2012: C4's Dispatches the Latest of the Lazy Ticket Snipers

Sri Sritharan | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK
Sri Sritharan

There is much to admire about Channel 4's Dispatches series, given that its been a staple of their programming schedule for nearly 25 years, with five Royal Television Society awards to boot.

Union Threatens Strike Over Plans By Top-Fee University To Slash Jobs

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A union has today threatened industrial action after cost-cutting measures made by an top fee-charging university could result in up to 300 job losses...