Are the watchers being watched?

“Not even MPs are exempt from the surveillance state they have created, notes regular columnist Bill Thompson.
Members of the British Parliament have been shocked to discover that one of their number was bugged by the secret service, violating the forty-year old “Wilson doctrine” that offers MPs immunity from the sort of snooping they are happy for the rest of us to be subject to.”

I guess that there is a form karma going on here. Read the rest of Bill Thompson’s article here.

Chip implants mooted for UK prisoners

The Ministry of Justice is planning to solve the crisis in the UK prison system by fitting prisoners with surgically implanted tracking chips, claims the Independent on Sunday, citing a senior Ministry official. The chips, claims the paper, would be used to keep order in prison and to enforce home curfews.

Anyone seen the film 'fortress'?

Read the full article here