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A new book “Dragnet Nation” asks hard questions about our online lives.
There are stretches in Dragnet Nation that are too obviously designed to scare, and parts feel paranoid.
As Julia Angwin notes in her new book, Dragnet Nation, the watershed year for tracking was 2001.
They were arrested at Cairo's Ramses Square on August 16, caught up in the dragnet of a mass arrest carried out by the military.Interview With Canadian Filmmaker John Greyson Following His Release from Cairo's Tora Prison|Jesse Rosenfeld|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But despite their successes, Aykroyd and Hanks' rap duet at the end of their 1987 film Dragnet was not exactly a plus.
He had thrown out a dragnet of detectives and every suspicious character in the city was passing through it or landing in prison.The Southerner|Thomas Dixon
"Mascola ran across our trammels this morning with a dragnet," the girl explained.El Diablo|Brayton Norton
The Indulgence was a dragnet, drawing large hauls of hungry fish, and leaving them to squirm on the shores of sinful compromises.Sketches of the Covenanters|J. C. McFeeters
Our luck is like water in a dragnet: you pull at it and it bulges, but when you've drawn it out it's empty!War and Peace|Leo Tolstoy
Their idea of hunting for a workman is to dragnet the back rooms of saloons—especially if they're after a Socialist.The Air Trust|George Allan England