Edward Snowden’s Christmas message: asking is cheaper than spying.
This year, Channel 4 tapped whistleblower Edward Snowden. From his temporary asylum in Russia, Snowden sounded a pithy, 1 minute, 43 second, warning about the dangers of government spying:
A child born today will grow up with no conception of privacy at all. They’ll never know what it means to have a private moment to themselves — an unrecorded, unanalysed thought….
Remind the government that if it really wants to know how we feel, asking is always cheaper than spying.
H/T: A.C.H. Noskwith