August 20th, 2016 – Fort Russ News –
RT – by Inessa Sinchougova
How long before Orwell’s ‘Big Brother’ state becomes a reality – whereby every US citizen is under constant surveillance by the authorities?
In this outtake, Putin explains that while revelations of the magnitude of NSA spying did not put a serious damper on US-Russian relations, the effects of an unregulated, all-encompassing authority may be more destructive to the privacy of ordinary US citizens, more than anyone else.
This speech is from 2014, since which the “Patriot Act” has extended its questionable surveillance authority. It no longer serves the moral cause of terrorism-prevention, but exhibits outright police-state tendencies.