Imagine if the government made it a crime to write a letter the police couldn't understand, or to draw your curtains, just in case a constable wanted to look in. An electronic message protected from prying eyes by end-to-end encryption is no different, what the home secretary wants is unprecedented and it is thoroughly authoritarian.https://www.computing.co.uk/news/4043375/uk-government-launch-astroturf-campaign-end-end-encryption
@evelyn "The 21st century version [of #2A] would be a rule forbidding govt regulation of encryption. A govt that has no way of knowing what who is saying to whom lacks the most powerful weapons for winning an information war." http://bit.ly/2IRKIZZ
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