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"Friends don’t let friends get spied on.' – Richard Stallman, President of the Free Software Foundation and longtime advocate of privacy in technology.

National Security Shouldn’t Come at the Cost of Our Privacy and Liberty

An interesting article by by Patrick Forrest may be found on The Hill web site at It says, in part:

The inverse relationship between security and privacy is almost as immutable as the laws of physics. When one is enhanced, the other is often sacrificed. A strong democracy demands a steady balance between the two, where neither is sacrificed for the other. However, the U.S. government’s enforcement of outdated data security laws violates newly established global treaties and neglects this need for a fundamental balance between security and privacy.

Check it out at:

Categories: Legal Affairs, Online Privacy & Security

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