Northwest Airlines gave passenger data to government


Does It Really Matter....?
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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Northwest Airlines provided information on its passengers for a secret U.S. government security project soon after the Sept. 11 attacks, increasing concerns among privacy advocates about the airline industry's use of confidential customer data.

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My question is what secret program ?
As long as the information wasn't given to a telemarketing company or wholesale mailing list company, I really don't see what the problem is if it's for national security.
Everybody wants people checked out except for them LOL!!!