• Life on the edge: how will Brexit affect the Northern Irish border?

    For the past couple of decades, the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland has been shrinking, not in length but in density, all the apparatus of othering – customs posts, identity checks, soldiers – replaced by simple roadside reminders (blink and you’ll miss them) that speed limits are now in kilometres instead […]

    EPA Overreach? This New Rule Could Seriously Affect Your Business

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) recently finalized a new rule that critics say could seriously impact landowners in the U.S., including small businesses. With the Clean Water Rule (PDF), the EPA and ACE are seeking to expand the Clean Water Act’s definition for “waters of the United […]