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Blog Entry D source code New article by RMS, "How Much Surveillance Can Democracy Withstand?"
by wtheaker published Oct 15, 2013
"The current level of general surveillance in society is incompatible with human rights. To recover our freedom and restore democracy, we must reduce surveillance to the point where it is possible for whistleblowers of all kinds to talk with journalists without being spotted."
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Blog Entry Free software fighting back against bulk surveillance
by Zak Rogoff published Feb 11, 2014 last modified Feb 28, 2014 05:02 PM
Today the FSF is joining a team of more than thirty organizations to rally against bulk surveillance, in a global event called The Day We Fight Back. Despite their diverse issue areas, each of these organizations recognizes that bulk surveillance is a direct threat to the freedom and security of their supporters and their ability to do work.
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Blog Entry GNU hackers discover HACIENDA government surveillance and give us a way to fight back
by Free Software Foundation published Aug 20, 2014 last modified Sep 05, 2014 11:01 AM
GNU community members and collaborators have discovered threatening details about a five-country government surveillance program codenamed HACIENDA. The good news? Those same hackers have already worked out a free software countermeasure to thwart the program.
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Blog Entry One year of encryption with the Email Self-Defense guide
by Zak Rogoff published Jun 05, 2015 last modified Jun 05, 2015 06:40 PM
Two years ago today, Edward Snowden tipped the first domino in a chain that led to a historic international conversation about the role of surveillance in modern life. One year ago today, we launched Email Self-Defense, an infographic and guide to encrypting your email with free software to protect your privacy and resist bulk surveillance.
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Blog Entry Join the FSF and allies: strengthen the Tor anti-surveillance network
by Zak Rogoff published Jun 05, 2014 last modified Jun 09, 2014 01:07 PM
Today we're joining our allies at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) in kicking off the Tor Challenge, an effort to strengthen the global Tor network that protects Internet traffic from surveillance.
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Protect your freedom and privacy; join us in creating an Internet that's safer from surveillance
by Zak Rogoff published Oct 29, 2015 last modified Apr 30, 2019 04:57 PM
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News Item Reform corporate surveillance
by Free Software Foundation published Dec 11, 2013
The FSF issued the following statement in response to the recent open letter on government surveillance published by AOL, Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Twitter, and Yahoo.
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Blog Entry Undermine mass surveillance with free software and your phone calls
by Georgia Young published Jan 10, 2018 last modified Feb 09, 2018 10:41 AM
UPDATE: This bill passed into law on January 18, 2018.
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Blog Entry Watch the Obama surveillance press conference using free software
by wtheaker published Aug 09, 2013 last modified Aug 12, 2013 05:01 PM
Looking to watch President Obama's press conference about PRISM and government surveillance using free software?
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Blog Entry D source code FSF joins more than twenty other organizations in plan to "Reset the Net"
by wtheaker published May 05, 2014 last modified May 07, 2014 04:52 PM
We are joining this day of action to protect Internet users from mass surveillance. Stay tuned to learn more about what we'll be doing to Reset the Net on June 5, 2014.
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