The US Department of Homeland Security is planning to collect social media information and search results on all immigrants to the United States, starting October 18.
The decision has already got lawyers and various privacy groups worried about how the information could be used.
RT got reaction from both sides of the debate –from private investor and writer Charles Ortel, and deputy director of the US Middle East Alliance to Support Trump, John Hajjar.
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