Under a law enacted in 2000 to regulate surveillance powers, it is legal for localities to follow residents secretly. (...) Local governments use them to catch people who fail to recycle, people who put their trash out too early, people who sell fireworks without licenses, people whose dogs bark too loudly and people who illegally operate taxicabs.A outra notícia vem da Austrália, onde professores ecologistas sugerem, para evitar o aumento do carbono na atmosfera, que as pessoas comam seus próprios animais de estimação:
The eco-pawprint of a pet dog is twice that of a 4.6-litre Land Cruiser driven 10,000 kilometres a year, researchers have found. Victoria University professors Brenda and Robert Vale, architects who specialise in sustainable living, say pet owners should swap cats and dogs for creatures they can eat, such as chickens or rabbits, in their provocative new book Time to Eat the Dog: The real guide to sustainable living.E ainda há quem queira liberar as drogas. Precisa?