Government Increasingly Is Asking Citizens to Turn Each Other In. Here’s Why That’s So Dangerous.

Source: Foundation for Economic Education
by Hannah Cox

“In the dystopian novel 1984, the government relied on the use of telescreens and informants to enforce its massive, repressive regime. And while that was fiction, events in our modern society are eerily similar to it. There’s a troubling trend emerging: Americans are being encouraged and even incentivized to turn their fellow citizens in to the government for a myriad of reasons. For one example, federal officials this week announced they plan to rely on informants in order to determine which companies are enforcing their new (unconstitutional) vaccine mandate.” (11/11/21)

https://fee.org/articles/government-increasingly-is-asking-citizens-to-turn-each-other-in-here-s-why-that-s-so-dangerous/