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Here’s What It Looks Like When The DHS Enters You Into One Of Its Creepy Data Centers – Business Insider

November 6, 2012 Leave a comment Go to comments

Starting in 2003, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) set up a vast network of what it calls “local data fusion centers,” 77 in total (or maybe 68, the DHS isn’t even sure) — in the hopes of producing solid intelligence on potential terrorists, who would presumably operate from within the country (ie ‘home-grown terrorists).

So, the DHS is using tax dollars to log the personal information of U.S. citizens in order to create a vast spreadsheat. Complex ‘potential terrorist’ algorithms would then scan these spreadsheets and red flag anyone who might be a potential threat.

via Here’s What It Looks Like When The DHS Enters You Into One Of Its Creepy Data Centers – Business Insider.

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