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I was on the tube when it happened — and the experience was surreal

Photo: Yui Mok/PA Images/Getty Images

It’s as if we’re joining everything in medias res, like a postmodern film.

At a London CCTV center, operatives monitor thousands of citizens every day. But does the public realize how surveilled they are? And do they care?

Credit: fotologic via flickr/CC BY 2.0

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