It has not been demonstrated that the NSA is in fact providing us with greater security.Even if their surveillance is providing us with greater security, it is by no means established that the EXTENT of their surveillance is justified — and it is fairly safe to say that it is not.And some might say that “security” is not sufficient excuse to run roughshod over American citizens. Because it isn’t.
The last I read about the FISA court had nothing to do with “stop”. It had to do with “Nothing to see here. Move along.”
Since intelligence work is classified the vast majority of people opining on it have no idea what they are talking about.
It’s too late – somebody is already making too much money butting into our business. Progressives nor conservatives value the desirability and sacredness of privacy.
April 11, 2017