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FBDC Poll: Government Surveillance Crimping Reporters’ Style?

Uncle Sam SpayThe PEN American Center has released a new report saying that surveillance by the NSA and other government agencies has had a chilling effect on American journalism. The report says that 28% of journalists have curtailed or avoided social media activities, 24% have avoided discussing certain topics in email or over the phone, and 16% have avoided writing or talking about a certain subject.

Has the specter of government surveillance impacted your reporting at all?

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