HELP US FIGHT FOR YOUR DIGITAL RIGHTS

Defend free speech. Fight surveillance. Support innovation.

Action small reclaiminvention

Tell Your University: Don't Sell Patents to Trolls

When universities invent, those inventions should benefit everyone. Unfortunately, they sometimes end up in the hands of patent trolls, companies that serve no purpose but to amass patents and demand money from other innovators and inventors.

Why are universities selling patents to trolls in the first place? Shouldn’t they sell their inventions to companies that will actually do something with them?

Take action
702 og 1

Pull the Plug on Internet Spying Programs

Every day, the U.S. government sweeps up the emails, text messages, and other online communications of millions of innocent Americans. Congress has a chance to rein in this unconstitutional spying when a key surveillance authority expires at the end of this year.

Take action
Efa 600

Join the Electronic Frontier Alliance

Join or start a local community group fighting for digital rights. Defend privacy, free speech, and innovation on the electronic frontier by organizing in your local communities and college campuses. Create a future where technology is accountable to people. We'll show you how!

Take action

See all our campaigns