Submitted by brad on Tue, 2003-12-30 11:27
Next Monday, the USA will start fingerprinting and photographing all visitors, except those from 28 ally countries -- fortunately for me, Canada is among those exempted.
60 years ago, the USA gave its all to take down a growing empire that wanted everybody to show their papers any time they moved. Now the USA is moving closer to what it fought. Aside from hurting the tourist industry, it's yet another example of removing fundamental rights from people without the right lucky birth accident.
Here's the story from the San Jose Merc
Thu, 2004-01-08 04:00
"Those who would sacrifice liberty for security deserve neither." - Benjamin Franklin
Even more relevent with the recent damage to the fourth amendment. [http://www.wired.com/news/privacy/0,1848,61792,00.html?tw=wn_tophead_1]
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