Round up on the Snooper’s Database
Readers wishing to understand the ins and outs of the snooper’s database, may find the following articles useful:
- Das überdatabase: Inside Wacky Jacqui’s motherbrain. The Register continues it’s excellent coverage of the Intercept Modernisation Program with this article.
- Jacqui Smith’s speech to the IPPR in which she justified the database.
- A BBC report on the Information Commissioner’s condemnation of the scheme, earlier this year. The Guardian also had coverage.
- Philosopher A.C. Grayling’s take on the issue.
- A critical editorial in the Times.
- Apparently, Lord Carlile, the government’s “terror watchdog” has also condemned this proposal. The Independent also covered this.