Tag Archives: individual rights

Orwell saw it coming

If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever.

San Francisco votes on banning circumcision

If the measure passes, circumcision would be prohibited among males under the age of 18. The practice would become a misdemeanor offense punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 or up to one year in jail. There would be no religious exemptions.

We in Canada are not immune:

As of October, Tim Hortons locations in Capital Health’s 10 hospitals will not be permitted to sell treats deemed unhealthy, such as some muffins and doughnuts. [more]

A minor matter? How about this one?

A Quebec judge has ordered a three-year-old and a five-year-old to attend state-funded day care following claims that the children lacked proper “socialization.”[more]