The New Terrorism, Part 1 – Identification

Across the western world, a new form of terrorism is breeding. It strikes fear into citizens, it attempts to change civilization as we know it, and it attacks and assaults people on a daily basis. It’s name? “Anti-terrorism.” Across the western world, a new form of terrorism is breeding. It strikes fear into citizens, it […]
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A New Western Theocracy?

If there was one stand out recommendation on the Hargreaves report on copyright in the UK, it’s that legislation should be made based on evidence, not belief. It sounds obvious, but with an ever-increasing swathe of issues, laws are written based on feelings, beliefs and opinions, rather than actual facts. So, the question is, when […]
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America, Fighting Terrorism with Terrorism

Tomorrow, there will be a domestic terrorist attack on Capitol Hill. It won’t be the first, and it won’t be the last either, as legislation that strips away rights from both citizens, and non-citizens is pushed through the US Congress. Tommorow, it’lll be reauthorizing aspects of the USA PATRIOT Act that are due to expire, and it […]
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Terrorism – How Not to Deal With It

Terrorism. An innocuous word to some, but it makes US government officials lose their collective minds. In an orgy of CYA (cover your ass) clusterf*cks, they manage to turn even the simplest blunders into terrorist activities. Let’s first reflect on the actual DANGERS of terrorism. As I wrote about a few months ago, there are […]
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War on Terror? Why not a War on Weather?

As we come up on the 8th anniversary of the 9/11 attack, there is a clear need to reflect on those past 8 years, and the effect that one event has had on not just the US, but on the greater world. Certainly, as an attack, it was devastating. 3000 dead in a single multi-faceted […]
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