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Grin and Bear It: In an age of technology and terror, the British have come to accept surveillance cameras. Now they . . .

Date: July 31, 2005
Author: Frances Stead Sellers
QUOTE: London's railway stations are overseen by some 1,800 cameras, and another 6,000 are trained on the capital's underground train network and double-decker buses, catching the average commuter on videotape about 300 times a day... Some people have agonized about the Orwellian implications of such surreptitious surveillance, indulging in eye-in-the-sky speculation about the invasion of individuals' privacy.

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