Justin Ling

Justin Ling / @Justin_Ling

Freelance journalist

Justin Ling is a freelance journalist, covering privacy, security, intelligence, defence, law, politics, policing, and lots of other things. He's based in Toronto, he works in Ottawa, and cares about privacy.

Most Recent Posts


Palantir’s big push into Canada

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October 25, 2019

As Justin Ling writes, the data mining giant is branching out in Canada — now with a Trudeau ally heading its operations here. Should Canadians be concerned?


Will 2018 bring renewed attention to Eastern Ukraine?

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December 14, 2017

While the conflict in Donbass has been largely off topic this year, a perfect storm is brewing: continued violence, an upcoming Russian election, a determined Canadian foreign minister and a Ukrainian front that can’t hold forever.