..... from hackers or from the Government.
Prism splits fiber at the internet backbone level & at the telco CO level, before it ever gets to the isp.
But why not be a pain in the ass to them. Use ssl searches on start page, & use "https everywhere" to encrypt your traffic.
Make this your homepage and make sure it returns search results in SSL [https:] not http:
"Take hold of the future or the future will take hold of you." -- Patrick Dixon