Stealing your freedom

  SG Atlantis® 19:10 25 Feb 06
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Peter Hitchens takes a look at how the recent avalanche of security legislation has affected the civil liberties of ordinary people in Britain. He argues that the government's measures, designed to protect us from crime and terrorism, are in fact a menace to freedom and not a threat to criminals.

Channel four, monday night, 8pm.

worth watching or a load of spin?

  stalion 19:14 25 Feb 06

already seen it and well worth watching it's called Dispatches

  Haol 19:18 25 Feb 06

So was it 20th or will it be the 27th?

  SG Atlantis® 19:55 25 Feb 06

this monday coming click here

I seen a preview thing for it, or rather I cought the tail end of it during the break of some program the missus was watching so I posted this thread. I was looking for opinions on whether the program is accurate or playing on fears ?

  watchful 18:56 27 Feb 06

I'm going to watch this in about an hour. Just hope it's not more scaremongering.

  SG Atlantis® 20:56 27 Feb 06

i posted this and missed the program.

doh!

  tasslehoff burrfoot 21:13 27 Feb 06

Repeated on more4 sat 4th March 20.10

more4plus1 same night 21.10 (funny enough:))

channel 4 sun 5th March 04.30(am)

  SG Atlantis® 21:19 27 Feb 06

thanks, I'm watching "the real rain man" on channel five. Kim is an amazing person, very gifted...

  watchful 21:24 27 Feb 06

I think the new measures may be a creeping menace to freedom as several people, who had nothing to hide, have discovered.

Trainspotters beware!

  tasslehoff burrfoot 21:25 27 Feb 06

I've just set a recording for the repeat :)

  anskyber 08:47 28 Feb 06

A different perspective from Bill Thompson click here

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