“The Crossing of Antarctica: Original
Photographs from the Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Dr Huw Lewis-Jones, British historian of
exploration and author, will show images and film from this
A3 Lecture Theatre, University
of Canterbury, 6pm – 7pm, Tuesday 13 May 2014. Free
Supported by Antarctic Heritage Trust and Gateway
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On The Glenn Greenwald Revelations
The problem with Key’s belated plea for trust – and with his claim that Kim Dotcom is the only person here disclosing information for political purposes – is that Key patently did not behave honestly last year when the GCSB legislation was being was going through Parliament.
For example: New Zealanders were never told that the GCSB was scoping out a system of mass surveillance, one that had got to the stage of power points and pdfs and a working relationship with the NSA to enable its implementation. Instead, Key was assuring us that a system of mass surveillance was not an issue, never had been etc etc And that the GCSB law change was merely a matter of tidying up the precious law.
Tonight we will see Greenwald’s evidence. Yet in terns of basic logic, Key’s claims appear implausible. More>>