Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Who watches the Watchmen?

If all that Americans want is security, they can go to prison.
- President Dwight D. Eisenhower

The government recently announced an inquiry into national security legislation, which would involve updating the various Acts that govern how ASIO, ASIS and other such clandestine organisations can spy on Australian citizens, to reflect the changes in technology since the Acts were first written.