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Re: (fwd) A Silver Bullet to Limit Crypto?
Hi. I'm new to this list. Some people may know me.
> Date: Thu, 12 Nov 1992 03:06:19 -0800
> From: George A. Gleason <[email protected]>
> To: [email protected], [email protected]
> Subject: Re: (fwd) A Silver Bullet to Limit Crypto?
> Now that the
> Dems are in power, we might consider tying the crypto key issue to the
> elimination of voter registration, on the basis that both voting and digital
> communication are forms of speech which should not be subjected to a
> chilling effect.
Good luck. As a practicing journalist, I can say that there is no way that I
could make this argument in print. Everybody understand voter registration.
There's support for the motor-voter bill. I can't even explain cryptography in
the same amount of time that it takes to do an entire article on voter
There may be a theoretical connection between the two, but you'll never make
that argument outside a university.