News item: In his first extended interview, Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency contractor who revealed the extent of government eavesdropping on American citizens, explained why this level of surveillance is troubling:
“Even if you’re not doing anything wrong, you’re being watched and recorded, and the storage capability of these systems increases every year consistently by orders of magnitude, to where it’s getting to the point, you don’t have to have done anything wrong.” Snowden told The Guardian newspaper during a taped interview from Hong Kong.
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