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One More Reason To Embrace Online Spying Bill?

CBC | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Politics

The controversial online surveillance Bill C-30 would help police catch criminal suspects such as Luka Rocco Magnotta more quickly, according to brief...

Vic Toews Toes the Big Brother Line Once Again

Michael Geist | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada Politics
Michael Geist

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews is once against in the centre of a major privacy backlash. It has been reported that Canada Border Services has installed surveillance equipment in the Ottawa airport that will allow for eavesdropping on conversations. Canada has already suffered two serious threats to their privacy in recent months. Does it really need a third?

Web Surveillance Bill Not Dead, Toews Says

CBC | Posted 07.16.2012 | Canada Politics

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews is denying reports that the Harper government intends to quietly shelve its controversial online surveil...

A Brave New Blindness

Daniel Alexandre Portoraro | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada
Daniel Alexandre Portoraro

@Vikileaks30 isn't only smear -- it's insulting to the very Canadians its creator supposedly intended to protect. Thanks to this person, Toews' mistress and their love-child have been subjected to a level of embarrassment to which no Canadian should be subjected. Does it demonstrate the level of privacy Bill C-30 might violate? Possibly -- but it came at the cost of people who had nothing to do with it.