Months overdue, where’s the Home Office strategy for biometrics?

A year ago, Parliament’s Science and Technology Committee published their report into the current and future uses of biometric technologies....

31st March 2016 / United Kingdom

Large military drones continue to crash as they spread

By Chris Cole - In the latest of our six-monthly updates, Drone Wars has added another 35 crashes of large...

31st March 2016 / Global

France’s tax subsidy on ‘gifts’ to Israeli army

By Jonathan Cook - This is astounding. A senior French politician has revealed that the tax laws of France entitle a...

31st March 2016 / Global

Events in Brussels Observed from a Spaceship

By Andre Vitchek - If some intelligent extraterrestrial beings were circling over our planet in their spaceship, monitoring for decades and...

30th March 2016 / Global

Deregulation – Putting the fox in charge of the henhouse

The whole point of government regulation is to intervene in the conflict of interest that companies and individuals have between...

30th March 2016 / United Kingdom

Spain – police issue 40,000 fines in just seven months with new gag laws

In 2012, there were nearly 15,000 demonstrations throughout Spain, amounting to around 40 per day. In 2013, there were 4,500...

30th March 2016 / EU

Iraq Invasion – Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History

By Felicity Arbuthnot. Since terrorism’s tragedy is again in the news, it is timely to revisit perhaps one of the...

29th March 2016 / Editors Picks, Global

Global agribusiness, dependency, marginalisation of self sufficiency and organic farming

Is organic-based farming merely a niche model of agriculture that is not capable of feeding the global population? Or does it...

29th March 2016 / Global

Easter in the Holy Land for Palestinians

Nothing was good about Friday in Palestine. It followed bloody Thursday. Israeli soldiers murdered two Palestinians in cold blood, including...

29th March 2016 / United Kingdom

British government refuses to answer information requests on secret EU meetings with lobbyists

The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU) has been investigating EU member state permanent representations, finding out to...

28th March 2016 / EU