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Update: April 16th: TV interview of Rep. Alan Grayson & Lori Wallach Watch a true expert on fast track and TPP explain Why so many are outraged over proposed #TPP and ...
by e2247
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 03:07 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Government health care website quietly sharing personal data In a recent visit to the site, AP found that certain personal details - including age, income and smoking habits - were being passed ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 46 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 06:49 PM PST with 11 Recommends
What: Bay Area Speaks: A People's Hearing on the Future of the Internet When: Thurs., Nov. 20: Rally outside at 5:30 PM; hearing starts at 7:00 PM Where: San Francisco City Hall, Room 305 Who: We're ...
by Simplify
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 06:46 PM PST with 8 Recommends
(An h/t to Kossack don midwest and yet another h/t to Marcy Wheeler for bringing this story to our attention.) The [https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/10/peekaboo-i-see-you-government-uses-authority-
by bobswern
Comment Count 155 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 01:14 AM PDT with 222 Recommends
The title's timely, paradoxical expression is brought to you courtesy of former FBI Special Agent, David Greene as part of a mostly unsung (IMHO) exposé written last month By Jeremy Scahill and ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 04, 2014 at 04:14 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Via Politico, just now: The FCC is extending the deadline for initial public comments on Chairman Tom Wheeler's controversial net neutrality proposal because of trouble with the commission's online ...
by Bleuz00m
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 12:31 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
News for the reality-based crowd, today —which is also the first anniversary of the Edward Snowden NSA document leaks--from over at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) hearing on [...
by bobswern
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 08:00 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
House Passes Restraints on Bulk Data Collection By JONATHAN WEISMAN and CHARLIE SAVAGE, May 22, 2014, The New York Times WASHINGTON — In a rare moment of bipartisan agreement between the White ...
by Simplify
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 10:59 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Warning : This is an "alpha" version. Use at your own risk. Privacy Badger will work on Firefox and Chrome only. Since advertisers and trackers pay no or little attention to the Do Not Track option,
by Just Bob
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat May 03, 2014 at 09:27 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Hundreds of people gathered at the foot of the AT&T building in San Francisco this evening, February 11th, 2014, 'to fight back' against the NSA and their corporate agents. The 4th Amendment ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 10:12 PM PST with 57 Recommends
During the "Progressive Era" of the early 20th century, many states passed laws – up to a complete ban with penalties ...
by hungeski
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 10:52 AM PST with 25 Recommends
We don't have to just cry about what the NSA is doing. We can laugh as well -- if you live in San ...
by jim d
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 11, 2013 at 04:44 PM PST with 4 Recommends
A longtime friend going back to high school who is also a reader of my blog asked me to weigh in on the negotiations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership , another bad trade deal that will further ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 03:47 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Hundreds of Pages of NSA Spying Documents to be Released As Result of EFF Lawsuit Electronic Frontier Foundation has won the release of hundreds of previously classified documents detailing ...
by DRo
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 07:26 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
UPDATED- Link to the newly released FISA court opinion at bottom of diary Finally, some very good news! Big, big, BIG victory announced today ! Back in June of this year, EFF ( Electronic ...
by Lisa Lockwood
Comment Count 319 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 12:53 PM PDT with 337 Recommends
That is the summary statement from the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence , regarding NSA and FISA Programs and U.S. Citizen's 4th Amendment rights ... http://intelligence.house.gov ...
by jamess
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Aug 05, 2013 at 12:41 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald was on ABC This Week again talking about NSA surveillance and pushing back on the notion that there is 'robust oversight' of the NSA's activities. He said that members of Congress ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 370 comments on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 08:26 AM PDT with 350 Recommends
NSA Sued By Unusual Coalition Of Gun Rights And Environmental Activists Over 'Dragnet Surveillance' Nearly two dozen political and religious groups from across the ideological spectrum, including ...
by DRo
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 01:12 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
How will you spend your 67 minutes next Thursday? On Monday, a 9th Circuit District Court judge gave a major victory to the Electronic ...
by shanikka
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jul 13, 2013 at 12:00 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I found this enlightening and quite helpful. Hopefully you will too. Who Has Your Back? 2013 by Marcia Hofmann, eff.org -- April 30, 2013 [...] In this annual report, the Electronic Frontier ...
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Jul 11, 2013 at 07:59 PM PDT with 22 Recommends