SUMMARY: This newsletter includes a review of the intersection of technology and privacy, then the novel ‘1984’ is used to explain the political ideology totalitarianism. A study conducted by the Correctional Investigator and the Canadian Human Rights Commission reports on the inadequate prison conditions for elderly prisoners and makes 16 recommendations. Lastly, an article examines the vast psychological impacts of prisonization.

KEYWORDS:  Privacy Act, Canadian elections, institutionalization/prisonization, elderly prisoners.

Coded by Izabella Rachwalski