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View Diary: Choose: Freedom or NSA Total Information Awareness Surveillance. It's Either One, or The Other (111 comments)

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  •  Circra 1970, I'd say we were more free than (4+ / 0-)

    today.  "Totally free" is simply an impossible thing without anarchy.

    This isn't a nuanced point.  Today they know every detail of my life, without suspicion of any crime being committed, any sworn testimony before a judge or any court order.

    How this got so bent out of shape is that we never prosecuted the bastards that profiled innocent Americans starting with Hoover and highlighted during McCarthyism.

    The FBI still infiltrates peace groups, environmental groups, etc, many times setting them up.

    -7.62; -5.95 The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.~Tesla

    by gerrilea on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 06:56:08 AM PDT

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