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The LP Company: When Imaginary Records And Fake Reviews Create Real Music

This musical and cultural project in Switzerland aims to redefine the very essence of the creative process.

For the LP Company, "Imagination is Music"
For the LP Company, "Imagination is Music"
Caroline Stevan

LAUSANNE - An iPhone sitting on a desk. An Ethernet cable, a window with a view on a building, and a espresso coffee capsule lying around – a sad and ordinary environment. Yet two men from Switzerland, Laurent Schlittler and Patrick Claudet, managed to build a creative world out of this. Welcome to the world of the LP Company.

“We have been sharing the same office for five years. We listen to a lot of music, and talk about music in our free time,” explain the two men from Lausanne. “About a year ago, Patrick took a picture of the radiator with his phone. We told ourselves that it would make a nice album cover – and so we decided to turn our whole environment into album covers.”

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To California Or Canada? Crossing State And National Borders For Abortions

Among the most immediate effects of the overturning of Roe v. Wade is that women who find themselves in states where abortion is outlawed will travel to where it is legal. But that of course requires the right information and economic means to do so.

At a protest against the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v Wade in Montreal, Canada

Candace Johnson

GUELPH — After the United States Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that guaranteed federal constitutional protections of abortion rights for American women, what will it mean for the countries that share a border with the United States? What will be the impact for Americans who want to travel to Mexico or Canada to get access to abortions?

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