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New World Encryption
An item in 11 09 95 Edupage summarizes a NY Times new-
sstory revealing Clinton's wish to spy on the world:
OPPOSITION TO ADMINISTRATION'S ENCRYPTION STAND
A coalition of 37 major U.S. technology companies has re-
jected the Clinton Administration's proposed standard for
data encryption, saying that they found Administration of-
ficials unwilling to compromise.
The government wants an encryption plan that will allow it
to gather intelligence overseas, through the use of a key
escrow encryption system.
The high-tech companies want an encryption standard that
would ensure privacy for both domestic and overseas users.
(New York Times 8 Nov 95 C3)
Their opposition to the Administration's plan has been joined
by 12 conservative organizations who call it anti-consumer,
anti-marketplace, and anti-progress. (New York Times9 Nov
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