Stand Against Spying
Tell President Obama: We need an end to mass surveillance.
These 13 Principles, created by NGOs and legal experts around the world, assert that mass surveillance is a violation of international human rights law. Instead of unchecked surveillance, we should protect the privacy of all people, wherever they live.
The Unlocking Technology Act provides an effective fix to a real problem in copyright: companies can exploit one-sided laws to prohibit users from modifying or repairing their devices by locking the technology with software.
Government agencies invest millions of taxpayer dollars into scientific research every year, and yet you—the taxpayer—aren't guaranteed access to the results unless you pay thousands of dollars to buy academic journals. The Fair Access to Science & Technology Research (FASTR) Act would fix this. Tell your members of Congress to support the bill.