from the stop-reading-my-mail-eh dept.
IllogicalStudent writes "An article on canoe discusses how the Canadian government is moving to counter worries surrounding Canadian citizens' privacy being compromised by the United States' Patriot act. Apparently the FBI currently has the right, through Patriot, to search documents which may contain Canadian information sent to US firms carrying out work under contract. Thankfully, privacy still means something up here."
Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation
potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.