Montreal Simon: Nigel Farage and the Rise of the Anti-Brexit Resistance

Six years ago, while campaigning for his racist UKIP party, Nigel Farage narrowly escaped death when his small plane crashed in a field.But although Farage survived, Britain may not be so lucky.Because after UKIP's racist forces helped the LEAVE side win the Brexit referendum, it now looks a lot like that plane.While Farage can't stop gloating ...

Drive-by Planet: Proposed EU law would criminalize possession of hacking tools

In an effort to harmonize anti-hacking laws, the EU parliament has come up with a sweeping draft law. The proposal, backed by the EU Civil Liberties Committee, aims to criminalize the possession and distribution of hacking tools. It’s hard not to be skeptical about efforts of politicians to deal with the challenges presented by new ...