This section explores the state of civil liberties and privacy. Topics include policies and innovations that enhance or hinder an individual right to privacy, technology, data-tracking, surveillance, private and public data collection, and hacking.

May 21, 2019

Ottawa is promising revisions to federal privacy law in an effort to better balance the control Canadians have over their personal data when it’s collected by technology companies. The government said it will create a series of “principles” it will use to guide decision-making in...