This is not exactly a newsflash for our readers.
Not even the incident which is being investigated. This is just a stock photo.
No big deal. So what if you have to take off your shoes, your belt, stick your hands up over your head and get blasted with radiation every time you want to get on a plane. I mean if you don’t like it you can just charter a private plane or buy one of your own. (Private plane passengers don’t go through the TSA gauntlet. I wonder why?
“The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.” – The 4th Amendment of the Constitution
Passwords are too easy to hack we are told. Much better to have a government issued Internet ID one must sign in with every time one logs on. Much better to have the government issue a license to access information.
One password to rule them all.
Give the government an inch and it will take your whole medical history. The managers are dying to get their hands on your health information and they’ve almost got it, without a warrant, without worrying about HIPPA, so long as there is a government declared “health emergency” which could be a flu outbreak.
Thatcher wasn’t perfect by any means, but she brought fresh energy and new ideas to which people could relate.
” I was born in a welfare state
Ruled by bureaucracy
Controlled by civil servants
And people dressed in grey
Got no privacy, got no liberty
Cos the twentieth century people
Took it all away from me.”
– The Kinks
There is some serious simple wisdom in the attached article.
Europe is a disaster, and I don’t just mean the continent, I mean the political experiment. Or as Mr. Farage refers to it, the religion. Why is it always about consolidation? Why is it always about centralization?
Why? Because the whole game, whether here or in Europe is about control.