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View Diary: NYT Lead: House Dems “Increasingly Unified” As “Momentum Builds Against N.S.A. Surveillance” (295 comments)

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  •  "Allows them to do" versus "are doing" (1+ / 0-)
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    Lying eyes

    Yes, the programs have the potential capability to eavesdrop on all calls and emails (which we know, since eavesdropping on targets' calls is kind of the entire point of the system); the distinction is whether it is actually being done without a warrant on Americans, as Greenwald and many of these similar diaries strongly imply, and whether there are any additional safeguards which may be put in place to limit the potential for abuse.

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