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INDIVIDUAL privacy is being eroded in Britain to a far greater extent than in other developed countries, according to an international study of state surveillance in the year since September 11.
Many states have rushed through restrictive anti-terrorism and security laws in response to last year‚Äôs terrorist attacks, but the Blair Government is singled out for an anti-privacy ‚Äúpathology‚ÄĚ that the report claims is leading to mass surveillance of the population.
In the 400-page report, to be published tomorrow, Privacy International, a London-based campaign group, and the US Electronic Privacy Information Center, give warning of a significant loss of personal freedom. The Privacy and Human Rights survey notes that in many of the 53 countries studied, communications surveillance has grown, intrusive ‚Äúpersonal profiling‚ÄĚ of individuals has increased, and data protection laws have been watered down....