Privacy

3 September 2014

Gawping at nude celeb pics is not a crime

Privacy cannot be protected from a voyeuristic culture by more laws.

15 July 2014

The Lib Dems’ drippy defence of privacy

The DRIP Bill is an even greater assault on privacy than its legal predecessor.

22 April 2014

Big Brother can’t prevent nosy neighbours

The UK's CCTV czar should focus on cutting state surveillance and butt out of our backyards.

7 April 2014

Brazil: Not the Web We Want

Brazil's internet bill of rights is more concerned with advancing national interests than internet freedom.

21 January 2014

L’affaire Hollande: privacy on trial

We must support press freedom and defend privacy.

5 December 2013

Nigella: a private life on trial

Nigella Lawson’s private life has provided a feast for hypocritical broadsheet commentary.

3 December 2013

Blessed be Tom, patron saint of the gays

What a bizarre overreaction there was to Tom Daley's revelation.

30 September 2013

In defence of privacy

Anyone who values freedom must resist the assault on private and family life.

20 June 2013

The Lawson case: a word of caution

The zeal with which the police pursued a case against Charles Saatchi shows domestic violence trumps legal principles.

Roll up, roll up – watch Nigella being strangled!

The Nigella Lawson ‘choking’ incident confirms that respectable observers are as good at being voyeuristic and moralistic as any tabloid hack.