Privacy SOS

Surveillance in the Age of Total Information Awareness

Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction and History of Spying

  1. Introduction
  2. Twentieth Century Background
  3. The Road to 9/11 and Total Information Awareness

Part II. Expanding Surveillance Powers and Technology

  1. Expanding Surveillance Powers
  2. Expanding Government Databases
  3. Expanding the Surveillance Footprint
  4. Expanding the Homeland Security Industry

Part III. Targets of Surveillance

  1. Muslims
  2. Activists
  3. We the People in a “Nation of Immigrants”

Part IV. Where Do We Go from Here?

  1. The High Cost of Post-9/11 Surveillance
  2. Rolling Back the Surveillance state

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