The Gang of Four: Presidents propose power of eurozone authorities over national governments

European leaders have drafted a radical plan to turn the 17 countries of the eurozone into a full-fledged political federation within a decade in an attempt to placate the financial markets by demonstrating a political will to save the single currency in the medium-term. Herman Van Rompuy of the European Council has proposed, with three […]

Google reports ‘alarming’ rise in censorship by governments

ShareThis Google reports ‘alarming’ rise in censorship by governments [LOL, they should know! Try getting the CLG Newsletter w. a Gmail account, and see what I mean.] 17 Jun 2012 There has been an alarming rise in the number of times governments attempted to censor the internet in last six months, according to a report […]

Appeals court OKs law giving telecom companies immunity for government’s surveillance program

ShareThis Appeals court OKs law giving telecom companies immunity for government’s surveillance program 29 Dec 2011 A federal appeals court on Thursday said a 2008 law that granted telecommunications companies legal immunity for helping the National Security Agency with an email and telephone eavesdropping program is constitutional. A unanimous three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. […]

Foreign governments call for building new Libya

oreign governments from Britain to China hailed a new day for Libya following Moammar Gadhafi’s death and called on the new government to move swiftly to rebuild a shattered economy and restore order amid chaotic celebrations. Amid the overwhelmingly positive response, there were concerns too about further political violence or a veering off into extremism […]

Trader Alessio Rastani on the BBC: Goldman Sachs Rules The World Not Governments

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9S48A0J7T84