Monthly Archives: December 2011

Subjecting police to democratic control

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The Common Market 50 years on: how we got into this mess in the first place

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Free speech denied in France, the home of Voltaire

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The European Union or War

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Friendly fire: nuclear allies at loggerheads

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Cannon fodder and military ethics

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Reader alert: Big Brother

Reader alert: Antigone1984.com has reason to believe that its output is being monitored on behalf of a foreign power. 

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