Poll: Public Supports NSA Spying On Their Email, Neighbors And Foreign Leaders

view full story

http://techcrunch.com – Despite a torrent of outrage from the press, world leaders, and the United States Congress, most Americans still approve of the National Security Agency's surveillance practices. Most importantly, public opinion barely budged a percentage point since the NSA's global phone and Internet spy network was first revealed. We even polled whether Americans support the near universally condemned practice of spying on European allies. Yep, they support that one, too. The wonderful thing about the Google Surveys tool we use is that respondents can also comment on their opinion, which gives us some insig (IT news)