Tag Archives: privacy commissioner

‘No-fly’ watchdogs blasted

Tonda MacCharles Ottawa Bureau OTTAWA–It took months, but Montreal author Jaspreet Singh finally cleared his name and was cleared to fly. Based in Calgary last year, Singh was suddenly hit with lengthy interrogations when he tried to board planes. An…

See-through body scanners are not as bad as they sound

By Pulat Yunusov According to media reports on Friday, the federal privacy commissioner approved the see-through airport body scanners. These machines show your naked body in Casper-the-ghost 3D on the security officer’s screen. Although the officer can easily see if you are a bikini…