If it was necessary to do that for any hard, economic reason or for technological reasons then we could understand it. Etowever, it has been the height of irresponsibility at a time when we could have used this technology to increase the freedom of our people and to further centralize operations and centralize control over people. It concerns not only their work lives but their family lives and their community lives as well with a great deal of disruption, both social and economic, to the fabric of many of our communities and many thousands of families.
I see that it is one o'clock and perhaps we should recess for lunch.
Subtopic: SPEAKER'S RULING