It's estimated that 1 in 5 East Germans participated in the surveillance system, informing on neighbors, etc. It required tremendous human effort. Today's technologies would've been the Stasi's wildest authoritarian dreams.
Household law 'unenforceable' outside of an stasi-style'>East German Stasi-style scenario, says council leader - updates
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MP caught on tube without mask complains country is ‘like East Germany under the Stasi’
The stasi'>East German Stasi often targeted dissidents by breaking into their homes and subtly changing things - moving furniture, changing the brand of tea, rearranging photos - so the victim thought they were going crazy.
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