President Curbing NSA Spying

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 50•02 Jan 17, 2014

In an effort to address citizens’ privacy and civil liberty concerns, President Obama announced today that intelligence agencies would now be required to obtain a court’s permission to access metadata from telephones. What do you think?

  • “As long as the government has to ask permission from the government first, everything should be okay.”

    Stacey Simmons –
    Bacteriologist

  • “Now phone conversations won’t feel as thrilling.”

    Bruce Greenwood –
    Cushion Filler

  • “Finally, me and my terrorist buddies can get back to business.”

    Andre Dern –
    Systems Analyst

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