Persuasive Essay On Government Surveillance

1284 Words6 Pages
Dan Idrees
11/29/17
Period A

Government surveillance is Getting watched by the government can be safe and can be quiet helpful in some cases such as, when a crime is committed by a criminal they can use cameras to record what happened and they can use that against the criminal.
Home Surveillance: Major companies such as Amazon, Google, and Apple are using smart home devices such as Google Home, Amazon echo, to capture and collect everything that you are saying in your household. Trevor Timm the chief editor for (The Guardian) “ the government just admitted it will use smart home devices for spying.” The National Security Agency or the NSA collects all the telephone messages, and even our Internet records and stores them. Surveillance should be have height to where it should reach and should stop there not exceeding the lines. “ Its providing ample opportunity for intelligence agencies to spy on targets, and possibly the masses,” pleas (The Guardian). In a survey done by the (Pew Research Center) it claims that “ 1 in 4 americans surveyed that Uncle Sam is hacking their personal communications.” This meaning that people believe that their data, their personal files are being privately seen by someone that they don’t know, but what is there to hide for them.
Computers: Nowadays we also have to be worried about our computers getting hacked or having a virus spread on them which can be caused by other countries that are trying to spy on us or take our personal files.
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