Posts tagged as bad

Speed cameras are very bad idea for Pennsylvania: Letters to the editor

Saturday, March 9, 2019

The safety argument for speed cameras has been debunked. Studies have shown speed camera areas having an increase in crashes or the cameras had no effect. In the United Kingdom, a substantial increase in crashes was seen due to panic braking. Act 86 of 2018 puts speed cameras on interstates, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, federal-aid highways and U.S. Route 1, and gives the state police radar guns. That part is not…

Anti-Semitism is so bad in Britain that some Jews are planning to leave

By Laura Smith-Spark on Friday, August 17, 2018

Mark Lewis, a famed libel and privacy lawyer, is leaving Britain. Worn down by years of anti-Semitic abuse and death threats, he has decided enough is enough.The 53-year-old plans to begin a new life in Israel with his partner, Mandy Blumenthal, by year’s end. Both were born and raised in England. Both are very ready to leave.“I just want to get out of here. It’s a massive thing to do…

Over half of Latvian residents describe overall situation in their country as bad – Eurobarometer

Monday, June 18, 2018

Over half of the polled people in Latvia, or 55 percent, have described the overall situation in their country as bad, a Eurobarometer survey conducted in March shows. This is three percentage points less when compared to a similar survey conducted in the autumn of last year. Meanwhile, 42 percent of respondents described it was rather good or very good, which is four percentage points more than this past Autumn.…