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'Today We Fight Back': Global Action Against Mass Surveillance
Today—Tuesday, February 11th, 2014—is the day the people across the world are "fighting back" against mass, unwarranted surveillance . With an online campaign designed to galvanize supporters of privacy and the open internet against the troublesome trend of government spying, more than 600 hundred...
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Why the FCC Can Save Net Neutrality
The Electronic Frontier Foundation's recent post on Net Neutrality started off well. It rightly noted that "[v]iolations of network neutrality are a real and serious problem: in recent years we have seen dozens of ISPs in the U.S. and around the world interfere with and discriminate against traffic...
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The Internet You Know and Love is in Danger
Net neutrality – the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) must treat all data on the Internet equally – is vital to free speech. But earlier this month, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the FCC's net neutrality rules , jeopardizing the openness of the Internet that we have...
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Over 50 Groups. One Call: 'Stop Fast Track' of TPP
StopFastTrack.com highlights how secretive trade deal "threatens everything you care about: democracy, jobs, the environment, and the Internet."
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54 Civil Liberties and Public Interest Organizations Oppose the FISA Improvements Act
Fifty-four civil liberties and public interest groups sent a letter to Congressional leadership Wednesday opposing S. 1631, the FISA Improvements Act. The bill, promoted by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), seeks to legalize and extend NSA mass surveillance programs, including the classified phone...
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'It Is Time for Reform': Thousands Rally to End Government Spying
Rally Against Mass Surveillance to be largest demonstration against NSA intrusion
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Restore the 4th! 'Turning Point' for Opposing Mass Gov't Surveillance
Protests online and on the streets push back against violation of 4th Amendment
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Google Report Shows 'Disturbing Growth in Government Surveillance'
Most recent Transparency Report from web giant reveals 136% increase in user data requests from US since 2009
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The New Misogyny: What It Means for Teachers and Classrooms
As we go marching, marching, we’re standing proud and tall The rising of the women means the rising of us all. Our lives shall not be sweated from birth until life closes, Hearts starve as well as bodies: bread and roses, bread and roses. The song “Bread and Roses” and the 1912 strike in Lawrence,...
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'Teachers Want Corporate America Assessed'
It has been more than a week ago since I stood in Times Square penned in behind barricaded fences in a sea of tens of thousands protesters at the Occupy Wall Street rally. As an education blogger, I was on the lookout for teachers when I saw a man with a large yellow sign that read, “ Teachers Want...
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