Database to be Erased

At last it’s time to take a long, luxurious shit all over David Blunkett’s political grave. The new government of the UK has announced the end of ID cards, the national identity register and biometric passports. New Labour’s dream of turning the UK public into tagged cattle has failed.
‘All the data currently held on the national identity register will also be destroyed within a month of royal assent.’
Read: ID cards scheme to be scrapped within 100 days, Guardian, 27 May 2010.
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Barry Kavanagh writes fiction, and has made music, formerly with Dacianos.

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