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Here we go again: US govt tells Facebook to kill end-to-end encryption for the sake of the children

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Re: "Outside the digital world, none of us would accept the proposition that"

Militaries get the kit that they need to overcome/deter another nation state, Plod gets the kit they need to overcome/deter the public from stepping too far out of line.

You've just described a bunker - One simple law gets passed and plod can turn up with an laser guided inert 1 tonne 'door knocker' dropped from a great height without prior notice.

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