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Tag: EU
  • “2009 is the first year of global governance.”

    Or so says Herman van Rompuy, “president” of “Europe.”  Mark Steyn has a good write-up on the string-puppet of international bureaucrats and Barack Obama’s tired, socialist similarities with the global government set. Steyn writes: “2009 is the first year of global governance.” Did you get that memo? Me neither. But he has a point. The upgrading …

  • The black box that tracks every mile you drive and will make speed cameras obsolete…

    …is not coming to the United States.  At least not yet.  But it is probably coming to Europe: Drivers face having their every move tracked by a ‘spy in the car’ black box. The system will constantly check a vehicle’s speed – making cameras redundant – and allow for pay-as-you-go tolls. The £36million EU project …

  • Václav Klaus is Awesome. Seriously.

    The Czech President never ceases to amaze me. The Times interviewed him a few weeks ago on the Lisbon Treaty and on the global economy; his well-thought out and respectful yet firm answers continually blow me away. On the Lisbon Treaty and the European Union in general: About seventy-five percent of our legislation is now …