If there's to be no privacy, let it be individuals who control it, not the government...
[follow up to the original posting - codepope recommended me the Momus lyrics for the song "Age Of Information" which includes the lines:
Axiom 3 for transparency:
In the age of information the only way to hide facts
Is with interpretations
There is no way to stop the free exchange
Of idle speculations
I think these lyrics say what I'm trying to say in a very interesting way, and the whole song is well worth reading...]