Tag Archive for 'bigbrother'

QOTD: 2013-08-20

“You’ve had your debate.” – the centre of government. The Guardian No we fucking haven’t. The debate is coming though.

Quote of the day: 2013-06-19

“Governments should not have this capacity. But governments will use whatever technology is available to them to combat their primary enemy – which is their own population,” […] “Governments are not representative. They have their own power, serving segments of the population that are dominant and rich.” Noam Chomsky in an interview about NSA Surveillance […]

Quote of the day: 2009-02-17

“It would be better that the government recognised that there are risks, rather than frightening people in order to be able to pass laws which restrict civil liberties, precisely one of the objects of terrorism – that we live in fear and under a police state[…]” Dame Stella Rimington, former Director General of MI5 Found […]

Quote of the day: 2008-11-07

“We have not made any final decisions on how communications data will be collected and no decision will be made until after the consultation process. “We do not recognise the term “Black Boxes”. It has not been used in any of our briefings or presentations”. A UK Home Office spokesman talking about reports that the […]