Category Archives: Uncategorized

“Bits & Pieces” – January 6th, 2013

Slaves to technology?
“Most people do not use independent, critical thinking to question whether their quality of life is actually improved by the incessant use of technology products that are marketed more aggressively than just about anything else.”

Letter from a Chinese labourer
“…the conditions described in the letter certainly conform to what we know about conditions in re-education through labour camps.” – Human Rights Watch.

Russia upgrading naval capabilities
“Russia aims to add 50 new warships, including nuclear submarines, to its defensive arsenal by 2016.”

New York Police lawsuits
“Lawsuits filed against the New York Police Department (NYPD) cost the city’s taxpayers a record-high of $185.6 million in the fiscal year 2011.”

U.S: Bill to allow an unlimited number of Presidential terms
Nasty, but doomed… courtesy of Congressman José E. Serrano.