Introducing “Common Law”
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Introducing “Common Law”

There’s so much that divides us from one another these days but there are still a few things we all share in common. One of them is the law. I’m Risa Goluboff, dean of the University of Virginia School of Law. And I’m Leslie Kendrick, vice-dean at UVA Law. At our day jobs we both […]

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Waitangi, home of the treaty – Roadside Stories
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Waitangi, home of the treaty – Roadside Stories

[Speech from 1940] On this day we are gathered together at this place to commemorate the greatest event in the annals of New Zealand’s history, the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. This great document, simple in form, fundamental in application, has stood the test of time in spirit and in letter. It has been […]

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Clean iOS Architecture 101: Composition Root
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Clean iOS Architecture 101: Composition Root

Caio: What is Composition Root? After you have designed and declared your components… And you have laid out the dependencies nicely. Using Constructor Injection and the other methods. Then someone needs to instantiate these objects. So the Composition Root dictates that there is… A single centralized place and all the instantiation will happen in there. […]

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Clean iOS Architecture 101: Composition over Inheritance
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Clean iOS Architecture 101: Composition over Inheritance

Caio: Why should we prefer Composition over Inheritance? Or why is Composition better than Inheritance? Well this principle saying “prefer Composition over Inheritance” it actually has a name. Well this principle saying “prefer Composition over Inheritance” it actually has a name. In Object Oriented Programming we call it “The Composite Reuse Principle.” And composing objects […]

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Trump Blames Constitutional Checks & Balances for Disastrous 100 Days
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Trump Blames Constitutional Checks & Balances for Disastrous 100 Days

Ok, we’ve been talking–off an on–about being about 100 days into the Donald Trump administration. We’ve talked about the historically low approval ratings that we’ve seen from Donald Trump and it’s been scandal after scandal, right? Multiple law enforcement investigations, two failed Muslim majority immigration bans, we’ve had the failed sanctuary city order, we’ve had […]

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Will Falk: We Know What Must Be Done (Sabotage)
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Will Falk: We Know What Must Be Done (Sabotage)

I argue for direct confrontation with the forces that are destroying the planet I think that the best way to the only way that we’re gonna save the planet is if we dismantle industrial infrastructure you know the we know what is destroying the world we know that the combustion of fossil fuels is producing […]

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