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Trope-a-Day: Population Control

Population Control: Averted.  This is the thing the Empire’s Reproductive Statutes don’t do.  (They exist mostly to prevent violating the rights of about-to-be sophonts by creating them below the acceptable minimums for their species; this exercise in eugenics primarily means “no hereditary diseases or defects”, but does go so far as to define that as including things like “being stupid or unbearably ugly”, and includes high-p probabilities of your parents rendering you defective in non-genetic ways.  97 more words

Trope-a-Day

Young Girls Trafficked for Sex become test cases for nanotech population control

An excerpt from the new book, Quantum Assault, a crime fighter series about young girls injected with a virulent nanotech-pathogen which goes out of control… 489 more words

Human Trafficking

Shale, the LCC and reality

  • Democracy at work in Lancashire
  • Shale development is good for the environment
  • British technology can do this safely

By Bill Butterworth

1 July 15

We all should and must respect the rule of our elected governing bodies – even if and when they are wrong.  542 more words

Bill Butterworth