Showing items tagged with 'surveillance'
30 October 2017: Helen Mills, senior associate at the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies explains the lack of transparency threatens the right to protest in the UK.
26 October 2017: A great day for journalism and democracy in Canada as new shield law to protect sources and whistleblowers is introduced.
15 June 2017: Union highlights NUJ members long and proud history of defending the public's right to know and calls for better safeguards for journalists and journalism.
12 April 2017: Manchester and Salford branch is screening Citizenfour a documentary about Edward Snowden in association with Open Rights Group.
8 March 2017: Trade unionist and former journalist Stuart Laidlaw explains the ongoing Canadian campaign for the protection of media sources.
16 February 2017: Trade union leaders question the inquiry team's ability to stop the police from obstructing the pursuit of justice.
13 February 2017: Journalists face being criminalised for doing their jobs under proposals to update the Official Secrets Act.
21 December 2016: The NUJ has welcomed the decision of the European court of justice (ECJ) that general and indiscriminate retention of email and electronic communications by the UK government is illegal.
18 November 2016: The extremely intrusive and unnecessary surveillance powers contained within the Investigatory Powers Bill trample over the very principles of journalism.
15 November 2016: NUJ highlights concerns about three draft bills currently being debated in parliament.