Adam sez, "MoveOn.org launched a campaign pressuring Facebook to stop violating people's privacy by revealing what they bought online.
A new Facebook feature called Beacon automatically shares books, movies, or gifts that Facebook users buy on web sites across the Internet. Without authorization, Facebook shares these information with a person's Facebook 'friends' which can number in the hundreds or thousands. MoveOn's campaign includes an online petition addressed to Facebook, a protest group within Facebook, and paid ads on Facebook."
Link to Facebook group, Link to MoveOn campaign
Today, the Electronic Frontier Foundation launched About Face, a new national campaign to end governmental use of facial recognition technology for surveillance at all levels -- city, state and federal.
Back in 2017, EFF, ACLU and ACLU of Massachusetts sued the US government on behalf of 11 travelers whose devices had been subjected to warrantless, suspicionless searches by Customs and Border Protection at the US border.
EFF has just posted a job listing for a development director, seeking someone to "take charge of EFF's eleven-person Development Team in their efforts to raise over $13 million each year," starting late 2019 or early 2020.
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