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Facial Recognition-Fest: UK Police Scan 100,000 Concertgoers

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams June 16, 2015   Facial Recognition-Fest: UK Police Scan 100,000 Concertgoers Leicestireshire police planted series of ‘strategically placed cameras’ at outdoor concert under guise of crime prevention   Just in time for facial recognition technology to lose its few privacy allies in the U.S., police in the U.K. demonstrated just […]

UK police used facial recognition technology to scan the faces of 100,000 concertgoers in Leicestireshire over the weekend. (Photo: Tom Blackwell/flickr/cc)

In perhaps an “unprecedented” move UK joins Chinese rival to World Bank as a founding member

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism March 13, 2015   In perhaps an “unprecedented” move UK joins Chinese rival to World Bank as a founding member     This is a big deal and reflects the profound lack of confidence the world has with the current global banking regime. That Britain would do this, in […]

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Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Put Blair and Straw on Trial For Torture

 By Craig Murray, 
Former British Ambassador To Uzbekistan

Former UK Ambassador Describes What Happens to People with Integrity Who Have the Misfortune to End Up in Government Positions By Craig Murray Paul Craig Roberts.org   Put Blair and Straw on Trial For Torture

 By Craig Murray, 
Former British Ambassador To Uzbekistan   In the summer of 2004, I warned Tony Blair’s Foreign Office […]