Australia – Goodbye Internet Privacy, Hello Police State

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[Note – This was originally published at Sott.net – reposted here with permission.] It hasn’t been a Good News Week over the last seven days in Australia. You all remember us, right? We may be on the other side of … Continued

Quick Reality Check

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Okay, so here are the major world issues happening at the moment, just off the top of my head: Russian bombing of ISIS/Western proxy-mercs in Syria. US invasion of Syria via Special Forces. Saudi Arabia’s ongoing invasion of Yemen. Investigation of … Continued

The Western Surveillance State

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  Well, the state surveillance stories have been coming thick and fast so far this year. Let’s start with one of the most under-reported stories of 2014, according to RT.com: Hammond, Anonymous and the FBI Jailed hacker Jeremy Hammond is … Continued

Why I am not ‘Charlie’

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When I first read about the horrific terrorist attacks in France earlier this month, firstly on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, and then on a kosher supermarket, I felt appalled, then somewhat numb. After all, there have been so many … Continued