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Alternatively, if you know the name of the organisation you’re looking for, you can browse through the full alphabetical list of members

Network news

30/01/2015   EFF Wins Battle Over Secret Legal Opinions on Government Spying

Eight international expert bodies have pronounced mass surveillance by the NSA and GCHQ a gross violation of human rights. Now The U.S. Department of Justice has been forced to release legal opinion on access to census data under Section 215 of the Patriot Act, relied on by the NSA to collect the call records of millions of Americans.

13/01/2015   Why are they even talkin' about it...

In the words of Frank Zappa, almost, “The Snoopers’ Charter won’t work…” The Charlie Hebdo shooters — just like the murderers of Lee Rigby and the Boston bombing suspects — were known to the authorities, and had been for years. To devote more limited resources to mass surveillance, that is ineffective and has damaging effects on liberty, rather than on targeted intelligence, is “a piece of sh…”

23/12/2014   FURY erupts on streets of Brussels over greedy USA's data-slurping appetite

Leaked doc suggests EU’s right to privacy could be ridiculed.

Upcoming events

2 Feb 15

Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique Café Diplo at The Gallery, 70/77 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL. Nearest tube station Farringdon. 6.45pm (doors open 6.30).   £3, concessions £2, tickets on door. Info 07905 313 759 or see our website www.mondediplofriends.org.uk

Digital Media and Political Activism with Dr. Joss Hands

5 Feb 15

Public Meeting: Biomass and Coal - Burning the Future

Organised by Biofuelwatch, Friends of the Earth and London Mining Network

Thursday, 5th February
6.30-8.30 pm
Friends of the Earth office
139 Clapham Road, London SW9 0HP

7 Feb 15

The annual Tibet Solidarity March in London will take place on Saturday 7th of March 2015.

It will start from Westminster (opposite 10 Downing Street) at 11am and finish outside the Chinese Embassy at about 3pm.

There will also be an informal opportunity to meet other supporters and the Free Tibet team in a pub later in the day - location to follow.

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