Opting Out From the Corporate State of Surveillance

Ralph Nader Nader.org Homepage America was founded on the ideals of personal liberty, freedom and democracy. Unfortunately, mass spying, surveillance and the unending collection of personal data threaten to undermine civil liberties and our privacy rights. What started as a necessary means of reconnaissance and intelligence gathering during World War...

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Verizon and Other Telecoms Fighting to Cash In… on You

Lynn Stuart Parramore AlterNet http://www.alternet.org/economy/telecommunications-and-privacy-laws They call it “modernizing the rules.” We call it “cashing in on your privacy.” Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Verizon, DIRECTV, and other giant U.S. cable and telecommunications companies are going hard-core with an aggressive anti-consumer agenda aimed at turning your private behavior into dollar signs....

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