Readers respond with more parallels between the Islamic crazies and the American Taliban of the rabid right
I had been wondering if the anti-globalization movement was ever going to get back on track after 9-11.
Demonstrators fought running battles with 1,000 police in the centre of the city, which was brought to a standstill for six hours.”
What’s the big deal? I just learned yesterday from friends of mine in Cambridge, just across the river, that the principal of a public school in the neighborhood where I lived twenty-odd years ago, just above Lesley College and Harvard Law School, is also reportedly packing.
It is nothing that mysterious; simply based on GPS technology. Cars in London will pilot the voluntary system in return for a break in the ‘congestion charge’ for entering London. The system knows the speed limit of every London street, monitors a car’s position and speed and applies the brakes or cuts the accelerator if it exceeds the local limit. (Sunday Times of London)