Canada Eavesdropping

MacKay Gave Directions To Canadian Eavesdropping Agency

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Defence Minister Peter MacKay quietly issued new instructions to Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency that detail how and when it can hel...

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?