Includes documents, news items, reports from government agencies, legislative proposals, summary of laws, & public statements intended to provide an overview of the critical issues in today's policy debate. Included are many never before published declassified documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act from the NSA, FBI Justice Dept., DoD, & the White House. Both sides of an issue are fairly presented. Includes: U.S. encryption policy, the Clipper Chip proposal, the digital telephony proposal & the debate on export controls. Illustrated.Banisar, David is the author of 'Cryptography and Privacy SourceBook, 1994: Primary Documents on U. S. Encryption Policy, the Clipper Chip, the Digital Telephony Proposal and Export Controls', published 1994 under ISBN 9780788108372 and ISBN 0788108379.