Big Brother is watching you! But don't watch him!
February 4, 2009 4:44 PM Subscribe
posted by Don't_deceive_with_belief (48 comments total)
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do it to the British public 24
. It has become pervasive in the UK and shows little sign of changing
. Apparently, however, Joe Blogs may find that his
rights may be greatly compromised when photographing Police
or even criminals
With big question marks hanging over the efficacy
coupled with their increasing sophistication
are we sacrificing too many of our human rights
as well as our privacy
for little to no real gain?
If we can see an event in public, should we not be able to make a record of that event? For art? For an aide memoir? For historical documentation?
Unlike Orwell's 1984 seems Big Brother is actually camera shy.
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