June 27th, 2018 - Boris Lvin — LiveJournal
Еще одна маленькая победа в борьбе с государственной мафией|The State’s extraction of agency fees from nonconsenting public sector employees violates the First Amendment. Abood erred in concluding otherwise, and stare decisis cannot support it. Abood is therefore overruled.
For these reasons, States and public-sector unions may no longer extract agency fees from nonconsenting employees. The First Amendment is violated when money is taken from nonconsenting employees for a public-sector union; employees must choose to support the union before anything is taken from them. Accordingly, neither an agency fee nor any other form of payment to a public-sector union may be deducted from an employee, nor may any other attempt be made to collect such a payment, unless the employee affirmatively consents to pay.
Abood was wrongly decided and is now overruled.https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/17pdf/16-1466_2b3j.pdf
Уже ради одного этого... и т.д. :)
Доклад Европола о террористической угрозе в ЕС в 2017 году|EUROPEAN UNION TERRORISM SITUATION AND TREND REPORT 2018 https://www.europol.europa.eu/newsroom/news/terrorist-threat-in-eu-remains-high-despite-decline-of-in-iraq-and-syriahttps://www.europol.europa.eu/sites/default/files/documents/tesat_2018.pdf
В частности, там есть такая суммарная европейская статистика с разбивкой по источникам терроризма:Overview of the failed, foiled and completed attacks in 2017 per affiliation
Jihadist - 33
Left-wing - 24
Right-wing - 5
Separatist - 137
Not specified - 6Arrests in 2017 and per affiliation
Jihadist - 705
Left-wing - 36
Right-wing - 30
Separatist - 20
Not specified - 184Convictions and penalties
Jihadist - 352
Left-wing - 49
Right-wing - 36
Separatist - 2
Not specified - 128
Есть то же самое и в разбивке по странам.
Что волнует европейцев|
Евробарометр, март 2018 годаhttp://ec.europa.eu/commfrontoffice/publicopinion/index.cfm/Survey/getSurveyDetail/instruments/STANDARD/surveyKy/2180http://ec.europa.eu/commfrontoffice/publicopinion/index.cfm/ResultDoc/download/DocumentKy/83152Immigration remains the leading concern at EU level, with 38% of mentions (-1 percentage point since autumn 2017). At 29%, terrorism remains in second position, though it has lost ground since autumn 2017 (-9, and -15 since spring 2017). The economic issues lag behind, even though they have registered slight increases since autumn 2017: the economic situation is in third place (18%, +1), ahead of the state of Member States’ public finances in fourth (17%, +1) and unemployment in fifth (14%, +1). The hierarchy of these top five concerns has remained unchanged since autumn 2017. The EU’s influence in the world (11%, +2) shares sixth place with climate change (11%, -1), which has a double-digit score for the second consecutive time. Other items are mentioned by no more than 10% of respondents: crime (10%, unchanged), rising prices/inflation/cost of living (9%, +2), the environment (8%, unchanged), energy supply (4%, +1), pensions (4%, =), and taxation (4%, +1).
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