4 February 2014 — Socialist Appeal
Day: February 4, 2014
Capitalist Facts and Stats
4 February 2014 — Us Against Greed
‘Maybe we haven’t been clear enough about med records opt-out’, admits NHS data boss By Kelly Fiveash
4 February 2014 — The Register
ICO says health service failed to be upfront about its plans
NHS data chief Tim Kelsey admitted today that the health service had failed to adequately inform patients about how they can opt out of having their GP medical records shared throughout England.
VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 3 February 2014: Scarlett Johansson: Israeli Apartheid is Profitable
3 February 2014 — VTJP
International Middle East Media Center
PETL Launching Ceremony Held in Ramallah
IMEMC – The launching ceremony of the Palestinian Electricity Transmission Company (PETL) was held on Monday, in Ramallah, and was attended by high-ranking Palestinian officials and an EU representative. …
Police State UK: Making UK citizens non-persons By Alice Ross and Patrick Galey
4 February 2014 — openSecurity
Last week at Westminster, the home secretary introduced a late amendment to an immigration-control bill which would allow her to make UK citizens stateless—without first requiring recourse to the courts.
Media Lens: ‘Not Even Close To Reality’ – Filtering Sources On The Syrian War By David Edwards
4 February 2014 — Media Lens
If corporate media performance on Iraq was shocking, the response to Syria is made worse precisely because the lessons from Iraq could hardly be more obvious.
EU and Washington step up pressure on Ukraine By Peter Schwarz
4 February 2014 — WSWS
The European Union and the US used last weekend’s Munich Security Conference to massively step up pressure on Ukraine. They are seeking to install a technocratic government pledged to implement harsh economic reforms drafted by the International Monetary Fund, change the constitution, curtail the power of the president and bring the opposition into power. Continue reading