Thursday, January 3, 2013

Viewpoint: The Government Would Like to Keep Reading Your E-Mail

From the article: "There have long been calls on Congress to upgrade e-mail privacy, but it still has not — and recently, it let us down once again. This failure to act is not the usual Washington inertia or gridlock. It is because there are a lot of people in government who like the idea of being able to read citizens’ private e-mail. And Internet users — who have gotten good at pushing back against Facebook over privacy issues — have not been putting pressure on Congress to strengthen e-mail privacy." Read more