In times of crisis, authoritarians will use social media surveillance to crush dissent. It is an imminently ripe low-hanging fruit. You can look to Turkey for a vision of digital oppression in the near-future, arresting over 1600 social media users
A sparse conference room, with mesh metal chairs and an imitation-oak table. Three men are huddled at the table's corner, a national security letter in front of them. The conference phone has been disconnected and each man's smartphone is wrapped
This text was drawn, word-for-word, from National Security Letters recently disclosed by Google. Redacted and personal information was adapted for fictional purposes.
Pursuant to Title 18, United States Code (U.S.C.), Section 2709 (Section 201 of