Human Rights

Britain’s Surveillance State: The Secret Ops of the “Government Communications Headquarters” (GCHQ)

Britain’s Surveillance State: The Secret Ops of the “Government Communications Headquarters” (GCHQ)

by Colin Todhunter “The innocent have everything to fear, mostly from the guilty, but in the longer term even more from those who say things like […]

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Scottish Councils Abusing Snooping Powers

Scottish Councils Abusing Snooping Powers

by Mick Meaney, Contributor Councils in Scotland have been accused of abusing the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Scotland Act (RIPSA) to secretly monitor and spy on […]

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Victims of Fashion

Victims of Fashion

Chris Bourne, Openhand Contributor Ending sweat shop exploitation Some of you might have been horrified by the recent sweat shop factory collapse in Bangladesh which claimed […]

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Xbox One: Constantly Listening To Conversations

Xbox One: Constantly Listening To Conversations

by Mick Meaney, Contributor With the announcement of Microsoft’s next generation gaming console, the Xbox One, it has emerged that the new system carries a device that will […]

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Surveillance Society: Met Police Spying On 57,000 People A Year

Surveillance Society: Met Police Spying On 57,000 People A Year

by Mick Meaney, Contributor Today disturbing new figures have renewed accusations that Britain has turned into a surveillance society, raising more concerns over increasing levels of police surveillance powers. The data […]

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Leak Shows US Hid The Truth About Drone Strikes

Leak Shows US Hid The Truth About Drone Strikes

by Mick Meaney, Contributor New evidence has emerged that proves the US intentionally lied about the true nature of its controversial drone strike operations. The leaked intelligence […]

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Last meals of innocent people sentenced to death

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An emotional new ad campaign from Amnesty International asks its viewers to stomach a hard truth — images of the last meals of wrongly executed American prisoners.

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EPIC obtains documents on NSA Perfect Citizen program monitoring private U.S. computer networks

EPIC obtains documents on NSA Perfect Citizen program monitoring private U.S. computer networks

by Madison Ruppert The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has finally obtained documents on the Perfect Citizen program, run by the National Security Agency (NSA), […]

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