This ID project is even more sinister than we first thought. A really good but really quite frightening piece on the government’s ID card scheme. If you’re not yet convinced that this thing needs to be fought, and fought hard, read the article. Please.
This country is heading rather rapidly towards the kind of system that George Orwell foresaw and I suspect that once we get there only a violent revolution will free us from it. I, for one, would rather not have anybody having to die for the freedom of others. There’s been way too much of that needed in this world already.