Internet Privacy: The Internet And The Internet

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" Internet plays a major role in modern day society being used for shopping, gaming, social media, research, reading and many other things. It is an online track to connect people all around the world, allowing ideas and knowledge to be shared in the blink of an eye. Basically the internet is a treasure chest full of delightful, harmful, hilarious, sensitive and private information. Privacy is an important matter to all people, especially in the digital age where 79% of Americans shop online. It might make a person 's skin crawl to comprehend that a government agent is creeping through their search history. So government on all levels local, state, and federal, should not engage monitoring basic internet activity such as shopping, gaming, social media, etc. done by average people but instead monitor people who seem suspicious or have a criminal background. First amendment rights, allows one to safely purchase, upload, download and search online. This amendment, as well as the ninth ensures the freedom of the internet. Online, people may keep their real life secret along with their actions. If one does not choose to disclose such information, it is protected under privacy rights. Emails, purchase history, and search history, fall into this category. Private things such are protected under the fourth amendment. Which states, no search can be done to a person’s things unless someone can provide good reasonable proof to a judge. These protections may find the actions
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