Monthly Archives: December 2007

Public smoking ban forced in eight more German states

Smokers in eight of the 16 German states were taking a final, New Year's Eve puff Monday before a partial ban on smoking in restaurants and bars went into effect at midnight.   The ban, in step with France's prohibition … Continue reading

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Opponents file suit against German use of phone data

German leftists and liberals who oppose police access to telecommunications records demonstrated Monday and said they had filed a petition by 30,000 people for a constitutional-court review of the practice.   The protests were held a day before new legislation … Continue reading

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OSAMA BIN LADEN was murdered says Bhutto

As we enter into a new year, we discover another truth that our governments have been keeping from us, which is clearly heard in the David Frost interview with Benazir Bhutto filmed in November.that OSAMA BIN LADEN is dead, murdered. … Continue reading

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1967 Drama Demonstrates the Psychology of Fascism in Action

This from Aftermathnews…. Since this movie The Wave was based on a real experiment at a high school in 1967, you can just ignore those who glibly claim that “it can’t happen here”. Unfortunately, it can happen here and it … Continue reading

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Property Developers taking major unelected political role in Britain

The news today that almost 14,000 acres of Green Belt land – the equivalent of 80,000 football pitches – have been lost to development since Labour came to power, figures have shown. Essex, Kent, Cambridgeshire and the London suburbs, where … Continue reading

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Individual privacy under threat in Europe and U.S.

Individual privacy is under threat in the United States and across the European Union as governments introduce sweeping surveillance and information-gathering measures in the name of security and controlling borders, an international rights group has said in a report. Greece, … Continue reading

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Those who do not learn the lessons of History…

Reading the total drivel of the wannabe dictator Chris Hallam, I began writing something to rebutt his utterly stupid stance on smoking. But DK has done it so much better than I ever could, so I reproduce here for your … Continue reading

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Forget the Sheep, concentrate on the Sheeple…

The EU has put back the starting date of a requirement for the electronic identification of sheep and goats The EU Council of Ministers agreed in mid December that member states would have until the end of 2009 to implement … Continue reading

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Australia Scraps National ID Plan

The new Australian Government of Kevin Rudd has listened to the people of Australia and scrapped plans to introduce an Australian ID Card. “The proposed Australian 'Access Card', a universal ID that would be required for any Australian wishing to … Continue reading

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As 2008 approaches….

As 2008 approaches, I have looked back at the 780 articles that I have written over the past year. It has given mixed feelings to read my own work, with the inevitable thoughts of 'wow, did I write that', but … Continue reading

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