Routine Data Collection Against Citizens Much Worse Than Currently Believed

RTWT.

Key graf:

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…Here’s how it typically works on Cryptogon.
1) I make a guess about how bad a situation actually is vs. what the public is being told. Even some Cryptogon readers think I am insane.
2) Years pass.
3) Information comes out that shows that I was essentially right.
4) Years pass.
5) Information comes out that shows that the situation was or is worse than even I thought.

We’re only at stage 3 with the mass surveillance situation…
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Orwell would puke.

6 responses to “Routine Data Collection Against Citizens Much Worse Than Currently Believed

  1. “No matter how paranoid you are what they are actually doing is worse than you can possibly imagine.”
    _Ralph J. Gleason

  2. Alfred E. Neuman

    Reblogged this on FOR GOD AND COUNTRY.

  3. Grey Ghost

    Before Snowden and Vault7 everyone thought the IC was obeying the law or what the perceived law was, turns out that was all bullshit. It’s not paranoia when in fact someone is watching everything you do.

    /r
    Grey Ghost

  4. The fact that one is paranoid does not mean they aren’t out to get you.
    And the Book of Revelation unfolds as we watch…

  5. Algorithms for everyone of us. Courtesy of retired Gen. Michael Hayden. Former head of the NSA and CIA. Both of these organizations farm out a lot of their work. Are we to assume that there isn’t a single criminal, deviate, activist or spy in the extended work force there?