from the skiing-down-the-slippery-slope dept.
Idimmu Xul writes "BBC News is reporting that the UK House of Commons has approved legislation making identity cards compulsory." From the article: "The plans, rejected by peers last month, will now go back before the House of Lords. Tories warned of "creeping compulsion" and Lib Dems said the "fight against compulsory ID cards" would go on."
Prof: So the American government went to IBM to come up with a data
encryption standard and they came up with ...