Canadian astroturfing

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.

Canada decides to #TellVicEverything

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┬ánamed┬áProtecting 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 […]