A Question The Press Isn’t Asking About Government Surveillance

Would you believe me if I told you that breaking really good encryption requires a lot of energy?

ncryption. The government hates it because it provides real privacy for people who want it. Governments around the world see it as a threat. Personal privacy is an issue that has been in the news with stories about PRISM, a program to allow the biggest social networking sites to share information with the government. The government would like us to know that…