Make Yourself Heard

Write op-ed pieces or letters to the editor of your local newspaper. Find out about any pending legislation that infringes on your privacy, affords greater power to corporations, or calls for increased accountability, and then contact your elected official and let them know your thoughts on the matter.

Posted in Policy Threats. More ways to protect yourself

If you don’t want to take to the streets in protest, consider supporting the work of the many fine advocacy, legal, or activist organizations working to counter the surveillance state. Here’s a list of just a few groups dedicated to protecting our privacy and constitutional rights.

Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood
www.commercialfreechildhood.org

Center for Democracy & Technology
www.cdt.org

Center for Digital Democracy
Democraticmedia.org

Center for National Security Studies
www.cnss.org

Consumer Watchdog
Consumerwatchdog.org

Electronic Privacy Information Center
www.epic.org

Electronic Frontier Foundation
www.eff.org

First Amendment Center
www.firstamendmentcenter.org

Freedom of the Press Foundation
pressfreedomfoundation.org

National Lawyers Guild
www.nlg.org

Patient Privacy Rights
Patientprivacyrights.org

People’s Law Office
peopleslawoffice.com

Privacy International
www.privacyinternational.org

Tech Freedom
techfreedom.org