The Current | Feb 3, 2014 | 27:30

With CSEC monitoring people in airports, how much spying is done on Canadians? - Feb 3, 2014

We offer up volumes of private information about ourselves online and assume we're untouchable. Recent revelations about CSEC hovering through public WiFi at airports raise questions about how our govt is tracking us and what it's doing to our psyches.

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