Citizen Action Monitor

Constitutional challenge launched to stop Harper government spying on Canadians

Canadians urged to show their support for this court challenge by BC Civil Liberties Association No 901­­ Posted by fw, October 31, 2013 “Making headlines around the world, the activities of … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Canadians will be surprised, even shocked by scope of Canada’s spying activities, says Glenn Greenwald

Allegations flying that Harper is in cover-up mode, and NDP is complicit. More revelations to come, says Greenwald No 875 Posted by fw, October 09, 2013 “The [Harper] government is … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

If the people do nothing to stop government surveillance we are headed for “turnkey tyranny” – Ed Snowden

“Even if you’re not doing anything wrong you’re being watched and recorded” No 774 Posted by fw, June 10, 2013 “The greatest fear that I have regarding the outcome for … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

IMPORTANT — New communication software enables users to evade government surveillance

Moreover, this free software will facilitate participatory democracy and dramatically lower user telecommunication costs No 689 Posted by fw, March 11, 2013 “For us, the real import of this work … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

“Government can track your every move and statement”

No 135 Posted by fw, March 14, 2011 ” . . . software is now . . . the crucial building block, the component out of which everything else is … Continue reading

March 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Eben Moglen: “Centralized services like Facebook can kill you”

No 133 Posted by fw, March 10, 2011 “If we are going to build systems of communication for future politics, we’re going to have to build them under the assumption … Continue reading

March 11, 2011 · Leave a comment