Congressional Hawks Rush to Intensify War in Syria

By Rick Sterling - Hawks pass HR5732. Late in the day Tuesday November 15, Congress convened in special session.  With normal rules...

24th November 2016 / Global

How Trump Knows that Continued Global Warming Will Make Earth Uninhabitable 100 Years From Now

By Eric Zuesse - He knows it because his chief strategist, Stephen Bannon — a polymath — was personally involved in...

24th November 2016 / Global

EU Commission in Bed With Big Business – But Screwing Everyone Else

By Corporate Europe Observatory: The Commission: keeping company with big business. 8 November 2016 saw the annual lobby fest between the...

23rd November 2016 / EU

Transport for London Track Tube Users Mobile Phones

By BigBrotherWatch - We spotted today in the press that Transport for London (TFL) have today begun a four week...

23rd November 2016 / Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast, United Kingdom

Theresa May’s “retreat into secrecy and blatant abuse of power”

By Craig Murray - Theresa May's terrible Instincts. In December 2002 I cooperated closely with the UN Special Rapporteur on...

22nd November 2016 / Surveillance, United Kingdom

How Dangerous Is Google Becoming To Democracy?

Julian Assange once said of Google: "A “don’t be evil” empire is still an empire." How true those words are turning...

21st November 2016 / Global

Britain’s HMRC In Meltdown As Service Standards Collapses

Yesterday the Tax Justice Network was in the UK Parliament to launch a report it had co-produced with the Public...

18th November 2016 / United Kingdom

The CETA Swindle: EU Vote Will Attack Democracy, Workers Rights And Environment

By Corporate Europe Observatory - With a fast approaching European Parliament vote on the EU-Canada trade deal CETA and potential...

18th November 2016 / EU

Brexit Plan : At Best ‘Chaotic And Dysfunctional’, Turning Into National Scandal

By Graham Vanbergen - There is a feeling that somehow a doctrine of ministerial accountability is in fact, somehow real, whist...

17th November 2016 / United Kingdom

Indefensible Chagos Decision: The United Kingdom is a Malign Entity

By Craig Murray -I argued for Scottish Independence on the grounds that we should break away from the UK –...

17th November 2016 / United Kingdom