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comment by khaaan
khaaan  ·  2797 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Government infiltrating websites to 'deny, disrupt, degrade, deceive'

shouldn't this read Governments? The only reason the US government is infiltrating websites is to counter other governments who have already infiltrated websites.

Latch  ·  2797 days ago  ·  link  ·  

We can't be sure, but I wouldn't guess that other governments are the /only/ reason. The commonly held attitude of 'but others did it first' or 'but others do it too' is so childish and wrong to me. Yes they may be trying to counteract other governments/companies/groups/whatever, but it's not like the US/UK was brought down to this level by that 'enemy'. It's more like they led the charge.

thenewgreen  ·  2759 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Not sure how I missed a khaaan appearance, how are you doing? I hope all is well, you should check out the #photochallenge posts, your work would be most welcome there.