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Some Nuances to Keep in Mind When Measuring Giving

We are all familiar with those who find themselves subject to public or media criticism responding with the old saw that what they did, or what they said, was “taken out of context.”  Sometimes there is merit to that complaint, sometimes not.  Usually, we associate being taken out of context with an individual or situation. […]


Peter Broder
Peter Broder is Policy Analyst and General Counsel at The Muttart Foundation in Edmonton, Alberta. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the Foundation.

Electoral Finance Rules at Home and Around the World

Non-partisan oversight of how political candidates and parties obtain donations for their campaigns, what they are allowed to spend that money on, and how much they are allowed to spend, is critical for transparent, democratic elections. Is there a link between the level of political freedom and how the financing and expenditures of political campaigns […]


Brian Seaman
Brian Seaman
Brian Seaman has been a past contributor to LawNow Magazine. He is a freelance writer and legal researcher.

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