Monthly Archives: July 2010

Afghanistan War Logs

Wow. In a definite blow for Freedom of Information the whistle-blower site Wikileaks has provided ┬áthe Guardian, the New York Times and Der Spiegel access to the American Army’s War Logs for the Afghanistan war, totalling over 90,000 documents, from 2004 to 2010. Check it out here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/jul/25/wikileaks-war-logs-back-story http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/world/war-logs.html http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,708314,00.html This is a breaking story, […]

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Ian Tomlinson Denied Justice

At times it’s difficult to maintain hope that our corrupt, incompetent political systems might be reformed. This is one of those days. The statement this morning by Kier Starmer, Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), is one that instills sheer disbelief and irreparably damages the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), the Police and if they don’t respond […]

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Hallo, Hallo…

So. After many years of political apathy, with my thoughts only impressed upon family and close friends and occasionally shouted at the TV whilst watching Newsnight (come on we know you all do it) I have decided, in honour of the so called “New Politics”, to give my ideas a more public sounding by publishing […]

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