Theresa May Named UK’s Internet Villain of the Year

Theresa May, the UK’s Secretary of State for the Home Department, has been named the UK internet industry’s villain of the year. She won this dubious honor for pushing the UK’s controversial “snooper’s charter” legislation, which would require ISPs to retain massive amounts of data regarding their subscribers for no less than a year. May championed the legislation without consulting the internet industry.

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