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The Terrorism Fight Needs Silicon Valley
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June 30, 2016 - Newsletter

The Terrorism Fight Needs Silicon Valley

By Michael Bloomberg

The fireworks and parades this weekend will give Americans a chance to celebrate the nation’s independence from England and show their love of country. But true patriotism involves more than flying the flag—and more than paying taxes and casting ballots. It requires putting America’s needs above individual interests when national security and public safety are at stake.

Generations of Americans have honored that principle, risking their lives to preserve a nation “conceived in Liberty,” as Lincoln remarked in his Gettysburg Address, “and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.” Today, 1.3 million men and women serve in the military on active duty, often in dangerous situations overseas. Yet here at home, some executives in an industry that thrives on freedom—technology—are resisting government efforts to safeguard it. They are dangerously wrong.

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Mike Bloomberg tours the Summer Pavilion at the Serpentine Galleries with CEO Yana Peel and Artistic Director Hans-Ulrich Obrist in London on June 23

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