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Date: 2007nov18

Q.  How can I encrypt my email?

A.  Use GPG or certificates.

GPG
Install GPG and the Enigmail plugin for Thunderbird
http://www.gnupg.org
http://enigmail.mozdev.org

Certificates
http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,138696/article.html

Seems Hushmail is a bad choice
http://it.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=07/11/17/1823225

There's always spammimic
http://www.spammimic.com

If you are running a mailserver you can add TLS
which will encrypt mail between servers.
http://adomas.org/2006/08/postfix-dovecot/

By the way, its almost certain that mail is being monitored
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carnivore_%28FBI%29

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