People who make a living off the misfortune of others, like pay-day lenders, also have a fucked-up moral code. And just because they have money to influence legislators to make their practices legal, doesn't make it right.
In a connected world there can be no privacy.
It is still worth it.
And if we follow a more robust exclusion of ill-gotten evidence in the courts, in employment, and in insurance, we will still find fairness.
Free information = No secrets.
Abramoff is a lifelong Republican.
No Democrat got money from Abramoff, only Republicans.
People who hired Abramoff also gave money to Democrats (ie Democrats got money from Abramoff clients). So what. Only Republicans got money from Abramoff. Abramoff is a lifelong Republican. Only Republicans are under investigation and indictment in this scandal.
Are you unaware of the facts, or don't they matter to you?