The revelation by a whistleblower has shocked US citizens and those outside of the US to the core of their privacy beliefs. Many ask: “How can our governments do something like this and intrude into our privacy?”. However, experts have expected this type of activity for years.
There is a saying that the power drives those holding it to want more power. Same is true with the governments and their information hunger, which despite being smoke screened in the name of anti-terrorism activities, presents great danger to unsuspecting citizens. Just because they can, does not mean they should.
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