Obama uses ‘Stasi methods’, the Germans tell us

Obama has defended the intelligence-gathering system as a “modest encroachment” that Americans should be willing to accept on behalf of security.

“You cant have 100 per cent security and also then have 100 per cent privacy and zero inconvenience,” he said. “Were going to have to make some choices as a society. There are trade-offs involved.”

via Germany slams US for ‘Stasi methods’ ahead of Obama visit — RT News.

 

THEY WHO CAN GIVE UP ESSENTIAL LIBERTY TO OBTAIN A LITTLE TEMPORARY SAFETY, DESERVE NEITHER LIBERTY NOR SAFETY.

~Benjamin Franklin

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