Today is the day we fight back! Against mass surveillance.
Today is the day that we fight back against mass surveillance. Obama framed the debate not about whether there should or should not be spying, but who should be responsible for holding the data! This is unacceptable – the question is whether there should be spying, with the obvious answer being no!
There’s no proof that it does any good, no proof that it has ever thwarted an attack, and the idea of just collecting metadata is a smoke screen that hides that metadata can often tell you as much as regular data.