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Many scientific achievements labeled by the media as ‘a global first’ or ‘Nobel Prize-worthy’ have actually not been evaluated as such by an authoritative academic organ, but only by the scientists themselves. Now that people can have two children… this will potentially reduce the demand for trafficked children, and thus the causes of child trafficking. People would pile praise on a 12 year old if he earned a Level 10 piano certificate or a spot on the national chess team, so why do they criticize those that are masters at League of Legends? It is not fair! Provincial supreme courts are often responsible for wrongful convictions in capital cases. Few such cases will be redressed if the courts abstain from self-examination. Even if we could lock power in a cage, the anti-corruption campaign would be of little effect if the keys were still kept by officials. Instead, we should put the keys in the hands of the public and the media for better supervision.

What They Say - February 2016

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