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02/17/2011 - 4:38pm

Dr. Saleem Ali shared his thoughts on the national debate over healthcare on VT Public Radio this week, assessing the various claims that healthcare reform threatens to impinge upon freedom of choice, and taking a clear look at the market forces at work in the industry.  He reminds us that...

02/11/2011 - 11:22am

This week the Trans-Border Institute's Justice in Mexico project released a new report, "Drug Violence in Mexico: Data and Analysis Through 2010".  This report incorporates recently released government data with other sources to examine the patterns of violence in Mexico in recent years as...

01/26/2011 - 12:23pm

 Dr. Saleem Ali offered commentary today on VT Public Radio about the damaging lack of humility he has encountered among the providers of foreign aid to developing countries.  By ignoring conditions of inequity and potentially wasteful attitudes towards the distribution of assistance...

01/21/2011 - 6:55am

 The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) recently released a new report, North American Environmental Outlook to 2030, examining "the major forces and underlying trends likely to shape the environment of North America in 2030" and identifying nine specific areas where...

01/21/2011 - 6:23am

British magazine The Observer and sister newspaper The Guardian have named Dr. Saleem Ali to 2011's list of Ethical Awards, "the 20 activists, filmmakers, writers, politicians and celebrities who will be setting the global environmental agenda in the coming year". ...

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