In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"There are many factors that have played a role in the decrease of privacy in the United States today. Since the attacks on September 11, 2001, we as Americans have experienced a widening increase of governmental restrictions, searches, and inquiries that are set in place to insure our future security against terrorist threats. Coupled with this official state entrance into our privacy we also have been subject to deeper invasions privacy from the public sector. We now hunger to see into peoples’ personal lives and to live vicariously through them, sometimes fanatically."
"The Reality of Humiliation: A Reflection,"
Verbum: Vol. 2
, Article 3.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/verbum/vol2/iss1/3