‘Government’

Who really wrote the speech?

Who really wrote the speech?

It would be great to know who really wrote the speech for the politician, so that years from now, we can know who was behind certain ideals. Incidentally, half...

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Navy snoops on gay sailor

Navy snoops on gay sailor

Can the public cope with all the snooping that governments undertake? Should employers be able to spy on their employees when those employees are off duty? The...

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Nano weapons of the future

Nano weapons of the future

Will the nano-critics have something to say about devastating weapons systems that could kill certain types of people depending on their DNA? To listen to an excerpt...

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Can courts allow virtual reality evidence?

Can courts allow virtual reality evidence?

Judges sometimes does not allow certain evidence to be shown to a jury for fear of inflaming the jury. What about reconstructing a situation using not only computer...

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Cyberlaw: who’s in charge in cyberspace?

Cyberlaw: who’s in charge in cyberspace?

Who is responsible for crimes committed in cyberspace? Who’s responsible when laws are broken? Can a carrier be charged for providing the network that assists...

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Is privatisation good for a nation?

Is privatisation good for a nation?

Selling-off public assets in order to balance a budget is dangerous. A country should learn how to earn the money, rather than raising money through higher taxes...

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What on earth is tax reform?

What on earth is tax reform?

Tax reform means to re-form the tax system. Will a re-formed tax systems be a better one? Jonar Nader says that most people seem to think that ‘reform’...

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Health, education, and kidney machines

Health, education, and kidney machines

Companies have clear aims. Jonar Nader asks why countries do not have a simple statement of goals. Governments need long-term plans that do not rely on privatisation....

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Government vs Opposition

Government vs Opposition

In a democracy, the Opposition can do a better job that just opposing anything that the Government recommends. For this reason, Jonar Nader would like to re-name...

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