Biometrics

Why Are the Freemasons Collecting Our Children's DNA?

Amy MacPherson | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada
Amy MacPherson

You know them as MasoniChip, or perhaps you've been led to believe it was a state and provincial endeavor intended to protect your little ones. They set up fairs, forge partnerships with law enforcement and even strive to distribute their services through North American public school systems. In Massachusetts this Freemason program was promoted by CBS News from the steps of the official State House and included their police dog, coincidentally named Mason. Reporters only failed to mention the private nod to those promoting him or that government had little to do with it.

Canada-India Relations Deserve Sensible and Sensitive Diplomacy

Aditya Jha | Posted 08.07.2011 | Canada
Aditya Jha

The reality of the post-9/11 world (and the post-26/11 world, from India's point of view) is that technology plays a role in transborder travel. But Indian travellers being singled out for fingerprinting would create unnecessary distrust.