Sin Bins, Big Brother and CCTV. The beginning of total control

It always starts with the virulently unlikeble. Your average white trash, Gang bangers and other obviously dysfunctional  social groups. No let me correct that; it started a long time ago with exactly those groups. The street criminals, homeless, drunken jobs, taggers. You name it they’re being monitored 24/7 and have been for year. New Zealand […]

Housing bailout bill creates national fingerprint registry

The Senate housing bill approved by a committee this week was already drawing fire from fiscal conservatives and financially responsible homeowners opposed to bailing out housing speculators. Now it may be time to add privacy advocates to the chorus of voices urging President Bush to veto the bill, which could put taxpayers on the hook […]