Sunday May 20, 2012

U.K. Gov’t Proposes New Data Surveillance Program

A new bill proposed by the British government would give agencies the right to monitor and read all digital communications between all citizens of the country and those outside of the country communicating with UK citizens. What could possibly go wrong with that?

Such a system would give British law enforcement agencies the ability to monitor every person in the U.K., whether or not they are guilty of anything at all.