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WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 — President Bush signed into law on Sunday legislation that broadly expanded the government’s authority to eavesdrop on the international telephone calls and e-mail messages of American citizens without warrants.
Congressional aides and others familiar with the details of the law said that its impact went far beyond the small fixes that administration officials had said were needed to gather information about foreign terrorists. They said seemingly subtle changes in...
Citizen ! Why do you complain ? We are from the government, we are only trying to keep you safe ! Papers please, papers ! Citizen, I must see your papers if you're going to pass. We do these things for your safety citizen.
For now, Big Brother is watching overseas... How long before they turn their gaze inwards?
Originally posted by djohnsto77
The President was using his executive wartime authority to do this secretly