<div style="text-align: justify;">At the beginning of May 2008 an important meeting took place in Holland (click <a href="https://www.forces.org/News_Portal/news_viewer.php?id=1091">here</a>&nbsp;and <a href="https://www.forces.org/News_Portal/news_viewer.php?id=1150">here</a>&nbsp;for further information). The meeting ended with <a href="https://www.forces.org/News_Portal/news_viewer.php?id=1087">the signing of the Aldebaran Treaty</a>.</div>

Crackpots and Kettles

<div style="text-align: justify;">Here is the Therapeutic State at its worst. For the public health &ldquo;authorities&rdquo; of today, this is the definition of a healthy citizen: &ldquo;A person waiting to become a patient&rdquo;.</div>

The Smell of (Excessive) Fear

<div style="text-align: justify;">Commenting on the latest&nbsp;piece of junk science today&nbsp;(third hand smoke), columnist Andrew Phillips makes some sharp remarks on how this pseudo-scientific trash has&nbsp;become more daring and more bold, to the point&nbsp;where the&nbsp;&quot;scientific institutions&quot; that&nbsp;develop these &ldquo;studies&rdquo; don&rsquo;t&nbsp;bother citing funding sources, or even naming&nbsp;researchers.</div>

War against the Health Nazis!

<div style="text-align: justify;">This powerful article about Germany from the <i>First Post</i> is quite encouraging, and it points out what we at FORCES have said for years and years: anti-tobacco and healthism&nbsp;are Nazism re-proposed with a no-smoking sign instead of a swastika but with the identical perverse philosophy.</div>

Rush Limbaugh and Thirdhand Smoke

<div style="text-align: justify;">The <i>New York Times</i> says smokers, when they’re smoking and when they aren’t, kill innocent bystanders all the time and everywhere. Rush Limbaugh says: &quot;This is insane&quot;.</div>