Category: fascism

OpenDemocracy.net: Controversial ‘spy tech’ firm Palantir lands £23m NHS data deal

“We’re now assessing the grounds for a more ambitious legal challenge: to establish a precedent that will stop them ever doing this again.

From Freedom of Information failings to the blacklisting of journalists to the ‘chumocracy’ that has defined the chaotic, failing COVID response, the secrecy, cronyism and lack of accountability we’ve seen from the UK government this year cannot become the new normal. And we’re going to make sure it isn’t.”

Taylor Hudak Interview – The Political Persecution Of Julian Assange & The War On Journalism

“…one glaring fact that is regularly ignored, is the fact that the US government has gone after and arrested everyone involved with EXPOSING these US government war crimes – otherwise known as a whistleblower which is supposed to afford certain protections”

Open Democracy: Stop Gove’s Orwellian Unit

“Jason Evans was just four when his father died after receiving HIV-infected NHS blood: a scandal which cost thousands of lives.

In 2018 Jason asked, under Freedom of Information laws, to see an official report on the infected blood failures that killed his father. But the secretive Cabinet Office ‘Clearing House’ blocked its release.

UK’s Big Brother Watch Produce Emergency Powers Report

A wave of emergency powers and extreme measures in response to the coronavirus pandemic have brought about the greatest loss of liberty in our country’s history. Extraordinary circumstances require extraordinary measures – but not an authoritarian surveillance state. Freedoms are too easily lost in the heat of crises – join us to protect them.

UK Medical Freedom Alliance – Open Letter To MRHA & Matt Hanckock

“We are an alliance of medical practitioners, scientists, academics and lawyers who are concerned about the current climate surrounding the impending use of a possible vaccine (“a Covid Vaccine”) that may be advertised, offered and administered among the general public…”