Electronic Frontier Foundation

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Critics of the proposed private equity takeover of the .org domain held a protest in Los Angeles in January 2020.
"Privatizing resources established for the public good has a poor track record... and privatizing control of the .org domain would have been catastrophic."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.).
"That such a law is even being considered by Congress," says whistleblower...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
save.org
"The security of civil society should not be entrusted to private equity."

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In an ominous sort of pilot program for global off-the-shelf surveillance no longer constrained by cost or local technological savvy, a new report from Human Rights Watch details how the poor but U.S.-allied regime of Ethiopia has established an abusive, widespread, state-of-the-art surveillance regime using products from the US and other countries. "They Know Everything We Do" explores how Ethiopia, under the familiar guise of fighting terrorism, has suppressed political opposition within its...