Spying: American way of life?

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by Paul Wilders, Mar 12, 2002.

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  1. Paul Wilders

    Paul Wilders Administrator

    Jul 1, 2001
    The Netherlands
    WASHINGTON -- Last month's revelation that President Bush wants hundreds of millions of dollars to invent innovative ways to spy on Americans was greeted not with suspicion, but shoulder-shrugging indifference.

    Save for a few battle-weary civil libertarians, not many people have been fretting about how cameras now monitor all downtown areas in Washington, or the unchecked spread of face-recognition cameras that spy on travelers in airports and sports fans in arenas....

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  2. Checkout

    Checkout Security Rhinoceros

    Feb 11, 2002
    This is how the world is going.  The amazing part is that so few are raising objections.  Perhaps, one day too soon, we will recognise in ourselves a resemblance to the citizens of the former Soviet Union, and an atmosphere of fear will prevail.
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