NSA Surveillance- Best by 5/31/15
// Posted by Kindall on 05/31/2015 (8:23 PM)
As we have been talking about the NSA and surveillance, the nation has been anxiously awaiting a decision on whether or not to renew parts of the Patriot Act. The senate held a rare Sunday session to discuss parts of the act that are set to expire.
With all eyes on the NSA and our government’s ability to overreach in the name of “security”, I was somewhat surprised to see and hear some of our points mimicked by litigators and politicians.
It seems that the people have spoken (maybe even largely thanks to Snowden- although I wouldn’t begin to cast him as some kind of hero). This piece from the Post sums it up nicely: