Posts tagged with ‘Bahrain’

Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum

August 16, 2012

Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum – but what next? This is the full text released by Ecuador for their reasons for Assange’s successful application.  See original text at the end. But What is to Happen Now? For now, Assange will have to stay in the Embassy.  Ecuador has asked for assurances about his safe passage, but […]

Cameron Reveals the Second Totalitarian Democracy

April 4, 2012

Totalitarianism Hits Britain The End of Freedom –  Here is the News Today, dozy Brits sleepwalked into a slightly-uncomfortable oblivion.  No-one blinked. Following on from yesterday’s news that everything any of us does will be recorded, anything and everything, it’s now the end of justice as we know it and a sharp veer to the […]

Laws are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made: Mercenary Guidelines for a Better World

March 4, 2011

Guidelines for a Better World Laws are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made.  Perhaps I should re-phrase this as: The Rules of Law and International Diplomacy are like sausages — it is best not to see them being made It’s a strange world out there.  Two recent political events […]