As part of the continuing efforts to make it clear to the rest of the world that they’re not welcome here in the good ol’ U.S. of A., three U.S.-Canada border crossings are now going to start forcing non-Canadians who cross into the U.S. to carry wireless RFID-cards that’ll contain their personal information. Apparently photographing […]
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If you’re planning to ride on the NYC subway system any time soon, know your rights.
Despite the fact that current laws were apparently enough to see Britain through decades of IRA bombings, the British police have decided to seize the opportunity provided by the tragic July attacks in London push for more powers: Police last night told Tony Blair that they need sweeping new powers to counter the terrorist threat, […]
Why actually make people safer when you can just indulge in pointless attempts to make it look like you’re doing something? New York City will begin making random checks of bags and backpacks at subway stations, commuter railways and on buses, officials announced today in the wake of a second wave of bombings on the […]
What do you do if the majority of Americans don’t want a national ID card? You add it on to a military appropriations bill about which there will be little or no debate, and you call it the REAL ID Act. The United States is getting a national ID card. The REAL ID Act (text […]