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Brexit: An "Unnecessary Act of Self-harm"? No, It's Democracy

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On Thursday 23rd June, 2016, the UK voted to Leave the European Union. Some have argued that Brexit is an unnecessary act of economic self-harm, but the referendum was necessary, and the result must be followed.

Missing the Point: Dodd-Frank, Conflict Minerals and Potential in the Congo

The narrative that buying an iPhone made with conflict minerals perpetuates war in Central Africa stifles efforts to address the problem, and current legislation is counterproductive. Americans can, however, make a real difference.