I heard CFRB radio news refer to the increased Internet surveillance being introduced Thursday, saying that it was ‘high time to modernize Internet laws.’

Hmmm…”Modernizing Internet laws” = (choose one)

– another way of making the many pay for the sins of the few, via higher ISP costs?

– a necessary evil if it protects children from abuse?

– a serious threat to privacy and other civil liberties?

No matter which of these you agree with – if any – the chosen ‘official’ term sure is flattering language for something that many have already said they are very worried about.  > Read more on CBC

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