Tag Archive: Big Brother

A database of who contacts who (and when, where and how) is obviously far from enough, it seems. Now The Government demands the actual Content of the communication. In the name of Security, of course!


To quote Cory Doctorow:

My grandparents escaped the Soviet Union to get away from state prying. Now it looks like I’ll be leaving the UK for the same reason

I wonder if there’ll be any refuge at all in another twenty years or so.


Nineteen Eighty-Four

War is Peace for the upper class. Ignorance is Strength for those with power. Freedom is Slavery for the authorities.