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Yes, You Have Something to Fear

2016-10-31

Even if you are not "doing anything wrong" (as far as you know), massive surveillance can harm you directly.

'I've agreed to turn myself into such a submissive, pliant, uninteresting person that I actually don't think the government is interested in me.'

Then there is the danger to democracy. Even if you are not a political activist or whistleblower, you depend on them to protect you from injustice.

Here is proof that surveillance intimidates lots of people who haven't done anything wrong.


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