Civil Liberties

press freedom - data protection bill

As Britain falls down the press freedom index, the Data Protection Bill could end it altogether

"We note with dismay the UK’s poor ranking in the latest Reporters Without Borders world press freedom index," wrote Jodie Ginsberg, CEO if Index on Censorship, in a letter to the Evening Standard last week. "It is galling to see…

Time to forgive Guy Fawkes?

  "Guy Fawkes should be forgiven because he has become a ‘global brand’, says headmaster of Catholic plotter's old school." That's a summary of an inept piece in the Telegraph…