Unformatted text preview: The United States of America is illustrating this in many ways by passing the U.S.A. Patriot Act, which enables United States authorities to search surveillances such as telephones, e-mails communications, medical, financial, and other records. This illustrates the access of information that the United States government can obtain over its citizens – people are losing their right to privacy. The United States government can now choose who they wish to use surveillance on and condemn them for not obeying the law. This comes to illustrate the ambivalent ability of surveillance – it simply depends on how you use it. 24...
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- Spring '10