Post 11/9 internment trial

Yet again the British Government strikes a pose and in so doing tramples over all ideas of civil liberty… Well worth a read – the article ends on the thought that “You should always keep an eye on what [the state] did to aliens because it showed what it would like to do to the natives if it got half a chance.” All too true… Go on Mr Blunkett, where’s my ID card? Or perhaps you’d like to prescribe what I wear?

What a wanker

I mean really. Donald Rumsfeld.

2000: Director of a company which wins $200m contract to sell nuclear reactors to North Korea.

2002: Declares North Korea a terrorist state and a target for regime change.