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This is Democracy Whether We Like it or Not

The word democracy conjures up all kinds of things to people, but generally it means rule by the people. But in practice so far at least, democracy isn’t really rule by the people, it’s rule by representatives of the people.…

Mainstream Media vs. the Internet Continued

So often I see stories about mainstream business ventures in the papers and on TV, and rarely do I see a story about a purely online business, at least one that isn’t Google, Twitter, or Facebook anyway.  Why?  What’s the…

Mainstream Media vs. the Internet (Collaboration vs. Competition Continued)

Mainstream media are losing money and some are even going out of business altogether because of the Internet, so the argument goes.  But are they unsuccessful because they are ignoring the Internet? Why? Could it be because the Internet is…

Back to Basics: ‘It’s not what happened that matters to the court, only what you can prove happened’

I hope that’s an accurate quote.  I tried to remember it exactly as I heard it last week in Hamilton where Justice Harvey Brownstone talked about his book, Tug of War.  While he had a lot of informative and entertaining…

Feature Interview: Nancy Kinney of AdviceScene.com

Advice Scene is an innovative online destination that is doing just that. The site features a legal wiki, ask a lawyer and a morality meter that gauges attitudes about legal and political issues. Kinney argues that lawyers should not be…