Today I ran across this story about the Canadian Government (big G) engaging in astroturfing. It’s old, from 2 years ago, but still worth discussion. I don’t think that it’s any secret that governments and companies do this. Frankly I’d be surprised to find out that any of the big ones didn’t.
There’s something rotten in the Great White North. Recently the Conservative Party of Canada, who have a majority in Parliament, introduced the controversial Bill C-30 – the non-hyperbolically named Protecting Children from Internet Predators Act. The bill would require, among other things, that Internet service providers surrender customer information (such as name, address, IP address, etc.) to […]