‘Merica

[I]n a May 2013 interview with CNN, former FBI counterterrorism agent Tim Clemente disclosed that the federal government is keeping track of all digital communications that occur within the United States…All of that stuff [meaning phone conversations occurring in America] is being captured as we speak whether we know it or like it or not.” A few days later, Clemente was asked to clarify his comments, at which point he said, “There is a way to look at all digital communications in the past. No digital communication is secure.”…Despite federal court rulings to the contrary, the Department of Justice continues to assert that it does not require a warrant to access Americans’ emails, Facebook chats, and other forms of digital communication…

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  1. Even worse, most of us don’t really have a problem with this. What else? Most of us who do have a problem with this won’t say or do anything about it. In the end, this will not only be tolerated, but promoted by us.

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    1. Don’t even start me on that track. I cannot stand apathy or ignorance and often enough l can scarcely remain patient with people.

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