Americans in Favor of Public Surveillance
by Peter Graham on Jun 10, 2013 | Views: 113 | Score: 2
|Expanded camera surveillance||81||18||1|
|Government monitoring of phones and email||38||59||3|
|Monitoring of internet discussions in chat rooms, forums, etc.||55||42||3|
|Facial recognition in various locations/public events||79||17||3|
% who support/oppose the following anti-terror measures
When asked about their support or opposition towards various anti-terror tactics, Americans were overwhelmingly in favor of increased public surveillance through more cameras in public places and wide implementation of futuristic facial recognition technologies. Measures that involved more private affairs, such as as email/phone monitoring, met opposition.