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Dominic Cummings: If Leave had lost Brexit vote, I’d have queried result as invalid

Boris Johnson aide wrote to data watchdog in 2017 complaining electoral system was ‘wide open to abuse’Boris Johnson’s adviser Dominic Cummings would have challenged the EU referendum result as “invalid” had Vote Leave lost the Brexit campaign.According to documents seen by the Observer, the prime minister’s chief aide told the UK’s data watchdog that he [...]

By |2019-12-14T14:01:46-05:00December 14th, 2019|brexit, Data and computer security, Dominic Cummings, European Union, Foreign policy, Information commissioner, Politics, Technology, UK news|Comments Off on Dominic Cummings: If Leave had lost Brexit vote, I’d have queried result as invalid

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson’s NHS plan: trading patient data | Editorial

Donald Trump has made clear he wants a post-Brexit Britain to let US tech companies and big pharma access medical recordsThe NHS is a goldmine of patient data which the United States wants to be quarried by some of its biggest companies. Britain’s health service is home to a unique medical dataset that covers the [...]

By |2019-12-08T13:30:24-05:00December 8th, 2019|Alphabet, amazon, brexit, Business, Conservatives, Data and computer security, data protection, Donald Trump, European Union, Foreign policy, General election 2019, google, Health, Health policy, Matt Hancock, NHS, Politics, privacy, Public services policy, Society, Technology, UK news, US foreign policy, US news|Comments Off on The Guardian view on Boris Johnson’s NHS plan: trading patient data | Editorial