ECHELON – The Start of Britain’s Modern Day Spying Operations

Prior to Edward Snowden's disclosures of numerous global surveillance programmes...

10th January 2017 / Global, Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast

Online Privacy Takes New Twist With Rule 41

By Graham Vanbergen - Just a few days ago I...

9th January 2017 / Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast, United Kingdom

British Gov’t Spying On You – Dog Fouling, Sun-Bed Use, Toy Sales, Theatre Tickets, Feeding Pigeons

The Guardian published a piece entitled “Revealed: British councils used RIPA to...

29th December 2016 / Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast, United Kingdom

Is This What The ‘Snoopers Charter’ Will Be Used For Eventually?

By Graham Vanbergen - One should wonder where the universal surveillance system...

1st December 2016 / Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast, United Kingdom

Transport for London Track Tube Users Mobile Phones

By BigBrotherWatch - We spotted today in the press that...

23rd November 2016 / Surveillance, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast, United Kingdom

Silencing The Messenger: Freedom Of The Net Declines For 6th Consecutive Year

The annual "Freedom of the Net" report from Freedom House...

16th November 2016 / Global, UK Civil Liberties and Rights Newscast