A SOPA Supporter is Just A WIMP

If there’s one thing that makes US Politics amusing, it’s the sheer effort that is put into legislation, or at least the legislation’s name. Wrap a bill in a catchy backronym, even if it is the opposite of the bill, and it is almost certain to pass! If there’s one thing that makes US Politics […]
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Three Policies to Rule Them All

In March of this year, Rick produced his ‘Pirate Wheel’. A system that tried to set out his view on what the Pirate Party stands for. I, myself, had my own version, one that was based on 3 legs or pillars, without which there is (in my opinion) no stable support. In March of this […]
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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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US Senators in Big Copyright’s Pocket to Ban WikiLeaks

A new bill was introduced into the Senate today. Called the Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act, it’s nothing of the sort. In reality, it’s a nice, easy way to censor things from the internet if it is troubling for the government, and who does that sound like? yes, Wikileaks – although no doubt they’re […]
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