What We're Doing

  1. September 28, 2015

    Queen’s University professor and Surveillance Studies Centre director David Lyon (Sociology) has been awarded $2.5 million from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada for his research into the vulnerabilities generated by big data surveillance.

  2. September 10, 2015

    Lawrence D. Biele Chair in Law at the Faculty of Law Institute of Criminology and the School of Social Work and Public Welfare at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

    'Militarized Surveillance and Palestinian Childhood'

    TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 12:30-2:00pm

    Jeffrey 234

  3. September 10, 2015

    In 2013, Edward Snowden revealed that the NSA and its partners had been engaging in warrantless mass surveillance, using the internet and cellphone data, and driven by fear of terrorism under the sign of ’security’. 

What We're Tweeting

October 9 at 11:32 AM
The Biggest Problem With Today's Surveillance State by David Lyon http://t.co/lYIwsTmg9o via @TIMEIdeas
October 9 at 10:32 AM
RT @bccla: Our friends at @bcfipa are raising the alarm that provisions of the new #TPP conflict with BC #privacy laws: https://t.co/8p3VS3HkFA
October 7 at 3:55 PM
RT @murakamiwood: Panopticam, in memory of Jeremy Bentham... #surveillance #panopticon http://t.co/FfXemEfRIP