I’m obviously not very popular with the idiot sect in medway.
Update: The hate mail floodeth in. I'm so scared.
So whatever the coalition has said about letting us go about our business is just talk.
A total of 1,343 requests for information on users of Google services including YouTube and email were made from January to June this year – the highest in Europe and the fourth highest in the world.
I’d really like to know what they’re looking for?
Attempts to acquire user data are mainly linked to criminal investigations submitted by police or other agencies. The figures do not cover all government requests and Google said it may add more categories as its tracking methods improve. Google said that ‘data requests’ cover a vast number of circumstances.
Who are those other agencies that are referred to? Is it your local council, the taxman, or one of the myriad of quangos?
Authorities also made 48 separate requests to the search giant to remove content in the first six months of 2010.
Did they succeed, and if so, what was the content? Someone slagging off some faceless bureaucrat (Rachael Noxon of Medway Breathes springs to mind), or just one of the constantly offended brigade?
The grandly sounding “National Family and Parenting Institute”.
fake charitythink-tank said yesterday that instead of offering tax breaks for married couples, the Coalition should pay out billions more in benefits.
Like we can really afford it right now.
Turn away now, if you are of a weak disposition. This ugly cow is it’s chief.
Katherine Rake. *shudders*
This is another superfluous body that gets most of it’s funding from you and me via The Department for Children, Schools and families. Last year they received £8,8 million. 96% of their total income.
Reading through their literature, it would appear that all they are is just another lobby group sucking from the taxpayers teat.
There are plenty of genuine charities that could make better use of this money.
Jill Kirby, of the Centre for Policy Studies, said: 'This is an organisation which was created by the Labour government and which has had no or negligible impact on the lives of families.
'This report is about protecting vested interests.'
Says it all. I rest my case