2004-12-02 12:03:32 UTC
CALEA even directs cable TV companies to restructure themselves for spying.
What??? Why does the government want to see traffic BEFORE it reaches the
Internet or public telephone networks?
CALEA will give the FBI "legal" domestic listening posts.
: The Washington Post Magazine, June 23 1996
: "Government surveillance, terrorism and the U.S. Constitution"
: from Main Justice, by Jim McGee and Brian Duffy, 1996, ISBN 0-684-81135-9
: The FBI is growing in tandem with the NSA. With the help of the National
: Security Agency, the U.S. eavesdropping bureaucracy that spans the globe,
: the FBI operates a super-secret facility in New York code-named Megahut
: that is linked to the other FBI listening posts.
: After the OKC bombing, Janet Reno and Louis Freeh asked Congress to raise
: to 3,000 the number of FBI agents working counter-intelligence and counter-
: With the new legislation, the funding for just the FBI's counter-intelli-
: gence/terror goals is now ONE BILLION DOLLARS a year, and their activities
: will rise to a LEVEL HIGHER THAN AT ANY TIME DURING THE COLD WAR.
1984 means a constant State of War.
Here's a new war: "cyberwar".
# "Head of CIA Plans Center To Protect Federal Computers"
# By Tim Weiner, The New York Times, 6/26/96
# John Deutc