Mass surveillance doesn’t work – it’s time to go back to the drawing board

Ahead of our Q&A with Keir Starmer MP on mass surveillance and the Investigatory Powers Bill we wanted to share this recent article by our Director, Andrew Noakes.


Lacking an answer to the problem of radicalisation, the government has confused tactics with strategy…mass surveillance is not only ineffective but downright counter-productive.

Read the article in full here.

The Q&A with Keir Starmer MP will take place on Wednesday 16 March, 5:30pm at
Committee Room 8, Houses of Parliament. Please register to attend by emailing