Rioters are tear-gassed as they storm the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
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Almost eight years before the Jan. 6, 2021 Capitol attack, nearly one-third of Americans surveyed – and 44% of Republicans – said armed rebellion might soon be necessary in the US to protect liberties.
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For the first time since the end of apartheid in 1994, citizens have had to accept stringent restrictions on their normal civil liberties.
Camera never lies.
If you thought police surveillance was mere CCTV, it’s time to catch up on what’s happening on the other side of the lens.
The Yard are hungry for data. We shouldn’t feed it.
Allowing the police unfettered use of vast databases of information will begin to tilt the balance of power towards totalitarianism.
We’re willing to fight for our freedom even at great cost.
Telomeres, a part of DNA that hold the key to biological aging.
Several companies are trying to develop life extension methods that could enable some people to live far longer. There are some ethical dilemmas.
A protest in Toulouse in January 2016 against the state of emergency in France.
Weakening the institutional as well as the symbolic functioning of the rule of law has the consequence of introducing new “risks”, and thus creating more insecurity.
Still marching …
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You may not be free but buying lots of stuff can create the illusion that you are.