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Privacy And National Security

What should a person care about more, the nation or the individual? If an individual wants privacy for their personal life instead of national security, that is providing yourself with less protection. It is said that privacy is one of the cherished freedoms in our democracy. Everyone wants privacy in their life, but privacy can only go so far without having protection. National security is what keeps the United States safe. National security is the building blocks of a country, because without security anyone can take a country or destroy it. Most people want their life private and want only themselves to know what is going on, but if national security means keeping yourself and others around safe, why not choose it instead? When choosing national security or privacy, an individual is choosing themselves or themselves plus everyone around them. Because national security is such a crucial factor in our country, the government must take drastic measures to ensure the security of the nation.
National security laws is a stepping stone in the building of our country. National security agency and the central security service is a high-technology within the United States Department of Defense. The agency has two missions 1.) information assurance 2.) signals intelligence (“National Security Agency”). Information assurance seeks to ensure the security of private information and by signalling intelligence the individual gathers and analyzes secret information. People signalling intelligence are responsible for codes and ciphers. They also handle secret information between the United States and foreign countries. The National Security Agency has a important value while protecting our country, for instance “we will protect na...

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National security is what keeps a nation growing and prosperous. Without security, people can invade the country and destroy it. By having national security the government can make sure the country is healthy and out of danger. Privacy is valued by every citizen but most know privacy can only protect so much. Privacy isn’t a strong armor of protection for our country. With national security disasters can be averted. The government’s highest priority is keeping the United States safe, so they must do everything in their power to fulfill that duty. The government can look into everyone’s private lives to get information they need, but that is the price a citizen must pay to keep the nation protected from disaster. Privacy is just watching over the individual, but national security can keep the individual and their loved ones protected when disaster strikes.
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