This is Mark Klein. Klein worked for more than 20 years as a technician at AT&T. Here he tells the story of how he inadvertently discovered that the whole flow of Internet traffic in several AT&T operations centers was being regularly diverted to the National Security Agency (NSA). Klein is a witness in a lawsuit filed against AT&T by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), which alleges AT&T illegally gave the NSA access to its networks.
Read the interview at the link below. Get angry. People believe a police state is when the police stop you from doing things. It is not, it is when everything is allowed to be policed, with the power of stopping you when they so wish.PBS FRONTLINE: spying on the home front