Cigarettes Sales Ban Would Increase Liberties

Cigarettes Sales Ban Would Increase Liberties

Imagine how puzzled an alien researcher would feel on the earth dwellers’ relationship with cigarettes. It is unreasonably dangerous, killing half of its long-term users, and is so addictive that about 80 percent of smokers keep smoking. World Health Organization (WHO) called on countries to raise taxes on tobacco to curb its consumption on May […]

China Revised Law to Establish Basic Environmental Rights

China Revised Law to Establish Basic Environmental Rights

Last Thursday, China’s parliament passed a new law addressing the nation’s widespread environmental problems. Although questions remain on its implementation, experts widely praised the final version of the law, saying that it was better than expected. It revises a 25-year-old environmental protection law to empower environmental authorities, grant legal suing right to non-government organizations, and most […]