Big Brother Australia Looking to Monitor Full Spectrum Communications
- Category: Uncensored News
- Published on Saturday, 14 July 2012 08:45
'The most expansive set of surveillance powers since the attacks of 2001 are set to be rolled out in Australia unless there is overwhelming public resistance.
The new proposals are being issued by the intelligence community itself, and involve collecting data on every Australian's telephone conversations and Internet usage, then storing it for two years.
In tandem with data collection and storage, Australia's intelligence community wants more access to social media in a sweeping overhaul to current restrictions that is reminiscent of America's move under its own comprehensive media monitoring initiative.'