Colbert: Corporations ready to take over Patriot Act

By David Edwards
Thursday, December 17, 2009 9:59 EDT
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Stephen Colbert laments that Congress did not make all provisions of the Patriot Act permanent. But there is hope even if Congress doesn’t reauthorize the controversial legislation. Corporations like Sprint and Yahoo are ready impose their own brand of spying on the American people.

This video is from Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, broadcast Dec. 16, 2009.

David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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