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Quiet Skies

2018-07-29 23:57:58.015876+00 by Dan Lyke 0 comments

Boston Globe: Welcome to the quiet skies:

Federal air marshals have begun following ordinary US citizens not suspected of a crime or on any terrorist watch list and collecting extensive information about their movements and behavior under a new domestic surveillance program that is drawing criticism from within the agency.

Oddly, I'd thought that programs like this were running 15 years ago, though not at the "they deploy a squad of air marshalls on the next flight" level. Seems like this is probably not a great use of resources.

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