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An open letter to the Premier and the Cabinet
By evan on Apr 13, 2018

Mr Premier, I’m writing to you, and Cabinet Members, regarding the FOIPOP issue that’s been in the news. Based on the emergency debate today, and your responses in question period, I think it’s very clear that you have all been briefed incorrectly at best, and lied to at worst. The issue at hand is not that the server was “hacked,” […]

Regarding the Freedom of Information “hack”
By evan on Apr 12, 2018

Update: There is now a legal defence gofundme started by one of the CanSecWest organizers. Please donate what you can. This is a very important case, the government can’t be allowed to get away with this. CBC has granted the teenager anonymity, but Jack Julian has a very good report on what happened from the teenagers point of view.  /Update […]

Halifax: we have a problem
By evan on Aug 27, 2017

I was curious about something the other day. Little did I know how far the rabbit hole would go. I was mostly wondering about Halifax vs “Other places I’d consider living” so left out Calgary, Vancouver, and a few others. They still came in above Halifax. To be clear, I’m not looking at leaving immediately. That being said, I have […]

Assigning Blame Accurately
By evan on May 09, 2017

As a followup to the last articles; CBC has today published a new take on the security camera incident at a Cape Breton School last week. “We are actually going to be sending letters and reaching out the manufacturers in the very near future,” said Jennifer Rees-Jones, a senior advisor at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada. The office […]