Information Clearing House Archive Part 2 October 11-15 2004

October 2004 — Information Clearing House

[I’ve been archiving ICH digests since early 2003. Unfortunately, an unknown number of the links are now dead, so I can’t guarantee that the link will take you where you want to go. WB]

Information Clearing House
Digest October 11-15 2004
Date: 15 Oct 2004

1 YEAR & 191 DAYS … AND STILL NO WMD FOUND IN IRAQ

Baghdad blast kills 10:

A car bomb exploded near an Iraqi police patrol in southern Baghdad today, killing ten people and wounded four others, the US military said.
www.guardian.co.uk/Iraq/Story/0,2763,1328581,00.html

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Eat your heart out Mussolini By William Bowles

15 October 2004

“We control political forces, we control moral forces we control economic forces, therefore we are a full-blown Corporative state.”
– Benito Mussolini [1]

The database state
Six million video surveillance cameras, biometric ID cards, transnational data interception laws and ‘joined up’ government. Add to this the privatisation of key state functions, all mediated by global IT corporations that are also the indispensable link in the weapons, media, pharmaceuticals and global financial networks and you have the corporate, security state 21st century style.

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