Sunday, March 08, 2009

The Authoritarian State

A new book has been reviewed in the Daily Telegraph which claims some interesting statistics about daily life in the UK. For example, twenty five percent of the World's CCTV cameras are located in the UK.

I have noticed something else about many British CCTVs, particularly those owned by "Big Brother". They can photograph you but you cannot photograph them. The cameras, that is! So I may have unwittingly broken the law when I took this photo last year:

The ubiquitous CCTV