Google has handed over jounalists’ personal e-mails, IP addresses and contact data to US authorities. They did that clandestinely, and without any noticable resistance. Throughout the Western world we are seeing an onimous alliance taking shape between private data grabbers and secret services organziations doging the radar of public control. If we don’t do anything about this, it could soon be too late.
Believe it or not, there is a search engine that doesn’t invade your online privacy. I had broken free from Google, and the world was still on its axis. I had mastered another service and could still find the information I needed.