UK – As if the Grenfell fires was not tragedy enough. News came out that most of the victims dies of Hydrogen Cyanide gas poisoning before being burnt to death. For them that was probably a blessing in disguise.
UK – It is said that the British have a way of doing things without looking crass. This is especially true of the state organs of power. The Police are for the most part unarmed. Their uniforms are not overtly militaristic. Though it would be better idea if they returned to the prethatcherite blue Continue reading “G4S, a very British SS!”
A bill making its passage currently making its way through the US Congress could grant power to the US president to “declare a cybersecurity emergency” relating to “non-governmental” computer networks and do what’s necessary to respond to the threat. This is a proposed legislation which is not only chilling if you believe in civil liberties (and you should) it is pretty vague & so even more chilling.