STAFF NEWS & ANALYSIS
Germany Turns Even More Authoritarian
By – February 02, 2017
Germany approves electronic ankle bracelets to monitor extremists Germany’s cabinet has approved a measure aimed at tracking individuals who might pose a terrorism threat. The monitoring device can be used even if an individual hasn’t been convicted. –DB
So now Germany is punishing people who haven’t been convicted of anything. This is part of a larger cultural problem that Germany has on various fronts.
You can’t express your opinion for instance about the holocaust if it differs from the official point of view. And now the government is going to try and figure who is a terrorist and whether they ought to be restrained even if they haven’t done anything.
Authorities will be able to force suspected Islamist extremists believed to pose a threat to the public to wear electronic