Wednesday 16 July 2008

Your Gmail Becomes A Peep Show

Great, now President Bush can have a little peep in your Gmail inbox in case you are corresponding with somebody in the US.

Bush signed the Spy Bill into law yesterday, a law that allows the American Government to monitor all e-mails where one party is thought to be outside the US, from major providers Google, Yahoo and AT&T.

So if you are g-mailing to the US, somebody is watching you!

Luckily there are some intelligent Americans too, who are fighting the new law in court, as it would breach the journalistic freedom with correspondents abroad and therefore be not in line with the 4th Amendment.

to be continued...

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