Former East German Stasi Head on NSA Surveillance

“It is the height of naivete to think that once collected this information won’t be used. This is the nature of secret government organizations. The only way to protect the people’s privacy is not to allow the government to collect their information in the first place.”
Wolfgang Schmidt

2 Responses to Former East German Stasi Head on NSA Surveillance

  1. Overload in CO says:

    Isn’t this the same argument against firearm registration?