Daily Archives: May 9, 2015


Edward Snowden says Australia’s new data retention laws are ‘dangerous’

Whistleblower says mass surveillance did not stop the Sydney siege, the Boston marathon bombings or the Charlie Hebdo magazine attack in Paris. Edward Snowden has called Australia’s new data retention laws “dangerous” and insisted mass surveillance has allowed acts of … Continue reading


Gillard’s finest moment: “Not Now, Not Ever!”

If Kevin Rudd’s finest moment was saying Sorry to the stolen generation, Julia Gillard’s was her refusal to allow Tony Abbott to get away with sexism and misogyny. Continue reading