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#dontspyonus: The fight against mass surveillanceIndex on Censorship had a Google Hangout on how to protect yourself from mass surveillance, and what you can do to demand the right to privacy from your government. Jim Killock, Executive Director at Open Rights Group, Mike Rispoli, Communications Manager at Privacy International, and Mike Harris, Campaign Director for Don’t Spy On Us share […]
Davos must address secret mass surveillance scandalLeading free speech and privacy organisations call on the world’s elite assembled at Davos to tackle the challenge of global mass surveillance of electronic communications. ARTICLE 19, English PEN, Index on Censorship and Open Rights Group are urging global leaders to discuss how states ensure security measures do not undermine rights and individual liberties, following […]
4 November Mass Surveillance – the debate in Britain must not be silencedConfirmed speakers: Alan Rusbridger in conversation with William Sieghart David Davis MP Sir Simon Jenkins Jo Glanville Tom Watson MP RIBA 66 Portland PAce London W1B 1AD Monday, 4 November 2 0 1 3 6.4 5 – 9.0 0 P M RSVP: [email protected] Revelations about mass surveillance operations by the NSA and GCHQ have caused outrage […]
Angela Merkel: Stop mass surveillance‘If Angela Merkel does not like the idea of having her phone monitored by the NSA then she needs to do something about it.’ Following allegations that the NSA monitored the mobile phone of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Index on Censorship demands that the European Union’s leaders address the issue of mass surveillance when […]
EU leaders: Halt mass surveillanceIndex on Censorship sent the following letter to Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, and Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council: I am writing to you on behalf of 40 non-governmental organizations (listed below) and nearly 7000 individuals who have joined an online petition initiated by Index on Censorship calling on […]
Free speech groups, celebrities and citizens demand EU ends mass surveillanceNearly 40 free speech groups from across the world are calling on the European Union to take a stand against mass surveillance by the US and other governments. The groups have joined a petition organised by Index on Censorship, which has already been signed by over 3,000 people. Celebrities, artists, activists and politicians who have […]
Q&A: Mass surveillance and what it means to youWhat is actually happening? Following initial revelations in The Guardian by whistleblower Edward Snowden, reports by international media organisations, including the New York Times and Washington Post, have revealed that the US, UK and other countries’ governments have been carrying out mass surveillance of both meta data and content by tapping into communications cables. This […]