Green Yes, the Scottish Green Party’s campaign for a Yes vote in the independence referendum, has launched its latest ideas paper, Digital Rights Are Civil Rights.
It highlights the Edward Snowden revelations about the extent of government agencies’ surveillance, and comes as a new poll for the Scottish Greens shows public concern about the recording abilities of modern gadgets.
In a poll of over 1,000 Scots by Survation, over 70 per cent said there should be restrictions on people using gadgets for recording in public where others don’t know they are being recorded.…
After a tragedy such as the death of Keane Wallis-Bennett, the immediate and only thoughts are with the family and friends of Keane.
Even with a daughter of my own of the same age, also in S1 at a neighbouring school, I can only glimpse the deep grief and pain everyone will be feeling.
As initial numbness gives way to understandable anger, all councillors have a duty to do everything we can to prevent such a tragedy happening ever again.…