Gongol.com Archives: July 2006
Brian Gongol

July 9, 2006

The American Way (2006.07.09)
Ben Stein says: Stop white-collar crime and stop ludicrous borrowing

Threats and Hazards (2006.07.09)
Practical problems doom national ID card in UK
Leaked government e-mails show they can't meet the planned timetable. The plan is a threat to liberty, and it would have been better for those ID cards to have been thwarted instead by principled leaders.

Aviation News (2006.07.09)
If airports cause noise, preexisting neighbors deserve cash

Threats and Hazards (2006.07.09)
1 in 7 girls in developing world marries before age 15
Children deserve better than what is effectively sex slavery

Health (2006.07.09)
Better neighborhoods have fewer teen pregnancies
Social trust actually has measurable health benefits

Science and Technology (2006.07.09)
Coal back on the rise
Plant in East Dubuque, Illinois, will convert coal to a liquid diesel substitute

Business and Finance (2006.07.09)
Is the increase in borrowing mainly the result of corporate shell games?