“So this is how liberty dies… with thunderous applause”

Budgie Collective PrivacyRecently we brought our listeners attention to a pending US congressional vote on a proposed bill to somewhat regulate the NSAs sweeping, privacy invading, mass warrant-less email and phone tapping. The bill merely sought to require the most basic accountability for the surveillance, let alone stem the activity itself.

The debate and vote on the 27th of this month had been delayed and was eventually allocated only a single days deliberation at the eleventh hour. The result of which Continue reading