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

Center for Democracy & Technology

Center for Digital Democracy

Center for National Security Studies

Consumer Watchdog

Electronic Privacy Information Center

Electronic Frontier Foundation

First Amendment Center

Freedom of the Press Foundation

National Lawyers Guild

Patient Privacy Rights

People’s Law Office

Privacy International

Tech Freedom