Ethnic Adoption

How the Arbery trial had an almost all-white jury

The long-standing practice of allowing lawyers to dismiss potential jurors without giving a reason has come under heavy criticism after an almost all-white jury was chosen to decide whether three white men are guilty of murder for having shot and killed Ahmaud Arbery, a black man jogging in a neighborhood …

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The Guardian publishes anonymous editorial claiming that the IHRA’s definition of anti-Semitism “silences the Palestinians”

In an opinion piece for The Guardian, a group of “Palestinian university students from campuses across Australia” warned that the adoption of the IHRA definition of anti-Semitism in higher education institutions across the country ” would constitute a dangerous threat to academic freedom ”. The writers, who claim they must …

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the best SME stories of the week

Running a business is a roller coaster ride. With success comes many challenges, and those who succeed set the best examples in the world. Along with resilience, a focus on changing business trends is another crucial ingredient that defines business growth. This week, SMBShistory highlighted the story behind Fratelli, one …

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Pastries and persuasion: how a global tax deal came about

Mr. Grinberg, a tax law professor at Georgetown University who worked in the Treasury Department under the Bush and Obama administrations, was initially viewed with skepticism by some progressives, who noted that in 2016 and 2017, he lamented the “singularly high corporate tax rate.” During the Congressional hearings and called …

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