UK: papers please
macavity at well.com
Mon Dec 8 08:45:36 PST 2008
2008/12/8 Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org>:
> Shadow Immigration Minister, Damian Green, added "This scheme will do nothing
> to improve our security, may make it worse, and will certainly land the
> tax-payer with a multi-million pound bill.
> "Labour should be concentrating their efforts on things that will actually
> improve our security, like a dedicated UK Border police force, instead of
> trying to introduce ID cards through the back door.
> "Now more than ever the issue of our basic freedoms is very important."
Note the complete lack of a commitment by his party, the Conservatives
- traditionally more right-wing than the governing Labour party - to
do anything different.
'Whoever you vote for, the government wins', etc.
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