Showing items tagged with 'surveillance'
20 November 2013: If your work brings you into contact with the police whether covering riots or climate camp, from Plebgate to the NSA, then the police could have you on their database. So find out if you are on the database. It takes ten minutes.
11 September 2013: NUJ's motions to campaign against workplace bullying and mass surveillance won overwhelming support at TUC Congress.
5 September 2013: The NUJ is supporting TUC Congress in Bournemouth with motions on workplace bullying and defending democratic rights.
16 May 2013: Author Alan Pearce writes about the dangers of online surveillance for journalists.
10 May 2013: Philip Hunt, NUJ NEC member, explains why its in every journalist's interests to fight the enactment of the so-called Snoopers' Charter.
23 April 2013: The government is planning to include its Communications Data Bill, otherwise known as the Snoopers' Charter, in the Queen's Speech.
11 September 2011: Leading journalists and human rights advocates told an international conference on anti-terror laws that legislation enacted in the aftermath of attacks has had a chilling effect on journalism in many countries, allowing governments to evade public scrutiny.
29 May 2009: Ministers from the Council of Europe's human rights network have called on their governments to review anti-terrorism laws in the face of strong criticism from journalists that they are limiting free expression and press rights.
19 May 2009: The work of photographers was under threat from the Metropolitan Police, a union conference in London was told yesterday.
15 April 2009: Kent police have apologised to a press photographer who was stopped and searched four times while covering last year's Climate Camp in the county.