Australia’s new digital identity: Experts warn we’re one step closer to China

Critics of Australia’s ongoing plans to expand its digital ID system say it could ultimately be used to restrict civil liberties in ways similar to those already employed by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). I warn you that it is possible. The use of a digital ID called myGovID is now voluntary in Australia and is being rolled out for federal services such as tax, welfare, health, education and social services. However, for anyone looking to start a new business, a digital identity is a must. To sign up, you will need to provide several forms of identification such as a passport, driver’s license, etc. However, Professor John Hartnett is a retired physics research scientist working on the cryogenically cooled sapphire oscillator (or “sapphire clock”) used by the European Space Agency, and the Australian military is confident the system will not be exploited. not….