If you're reading this on the front page then you'll see four comments immediately below this post, all by forums user pjw918
. But if you visit the Canadian Wireless Industry Discussion
you'll see the reverse—I'm actually tailgating this thread in order to bring more attention to it, particularly for fellow Canadians. Because it's pretty scary stuff.
This time last month I wrote about an episode of Jesse Brown's CANADALAND Podcast
, wherein Globe and Mail reporter Colin Freeze
details how CSEC, our intelligence signals gathering agency, games the media. Long story short, when CSEC makes their surveillance of Canadians so deliberately opaque it's hard to figure out what's going on.
But now, thanks to Professor Michael Geist
, we know at least a little more about what's going on.