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Church vs. State
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Church vs. State

Why European courts don’t cut churches much slack during confinement.   Darrin Burgess   When Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York ordered a second wave of lockdowns last October to stem the contagion of Covid-19, he evoked the now-familiar distinction between essential and non-essential venues, and put severe restrictions on […]

Security vs. free press
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Security vs. free press

Thousands of French people are taking to the streets to protest the Global Security bill, an initiative that currently has the government in dispute with the press sector and human rights defenders.    Once again, security and individual freedoms seem to be rivals, although many agree that it is always […]