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Shit, I’ve been writing about this stuff for 20 years.  Now high ranking FBI Counterintelligence guys are saying it, and Glenn Greenwald is getting it published.

480px-John_Boehner_official_portrait-400x500Former FBI Counterterrorism Agent Tim Clemente

“…by which he means not that any communication is susceptible to government interception as it happens (although that is true), but far beyond that: all digital communications — meaning telephone calls, emails, online chats and the like — are automatically recorded and stored and accessible to the government after the fact. To describe that is to define what a ubiquitous, limitless Surveillance State is.”

Are all telephone calls recorded and accessible to the US government?

by Glenn Greenwald

PS

And yes Proles, the original 1984 is online and in the public domain for you to read right now.   Orwell called it, and he remains the most relevant writer of the 20th century.  This novel should be the catechism of the next generation who will be living it more and more with daily erosions and affronts and assaults on their liberties and living standards.

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