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Government Censorship Privacy The Internet United Kingdom Wikipedia Your Rights Online

Jimmy Wales Threatens To Obstruct UK Government Snooping 198

Posted by timothy
from the different-kind-of-man-in-the-middle dept.
judgecorp writes "Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has threatened to encrypt communications between Wikipedia and UK users in order to frustrate the proposed Communications Bill, known as the Snooper's Charter, which would give the UK government the right to routinely track citizens' web and phone use. Wales was addressing the committee which is scrutinising the Bill before it is considered by Parliament."
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