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An open letter from Lavabit who suspended their email service instead of knuckling under to a bunch of totalitarian thugs (US Gov’t).
Read the whole thing, but here’s the punchline
This experience has taught me one very important lesson: without congressional action or a strong judicial precedent, I would _strongly_ recommend against anyone trusting their private data to a company with physical ties to the United States.
Not sure how to add to that.
Maybe with a dasvidaniya Amerikanskiy.
Via Eric, Who I wish was a cat-blogger sometimes so I could sleep better.