Saturday, September 22, 2007

US government has been tracking your every travel move

Still think Big Brother isn't watching? The voice of George Orwell can be heard from the dead. It's 1984 all over again.

Collecting of details on travelers documented - Washington Post -
But new details about the information being retained suggest that the government is monitoring the personal habits of travelers more closely than it has previously acknowledged. The details were learned when a group of activists requested copies of official records on their own travel. Those records included a description of a book on marijuana that one of them carried and small flashlights bearing the symbol of a marijuana leaf.
It's a scary time to live in America.