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Along with the diminution of privacy, Americans are increasingly more concerned about security than personal liberty. That attitude could give law enforcement agencies more latitude to stretch the boundaries of individual rights.

“People are wiling to give up privacy for security,” Bourgeois said. “At what cost? I don’t think people realize what they are giving up for more security. I really truly think there will be a day when we get sick of it and then we will demand change. I don't know if we will get it at that point though.”

Whitney Davis
Whitney Davis

Whitney Davis is a native of Asheville, N.C. She is taking a semester off from Covenant College, where she plans to graduate next year.

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