|Oakland Ethics Reform|
June 19th, 2014
Oakland's City Council will consider governmental ethics reform at a July 1st City Council meeting
|Reset The Net - San Francisco|
by Tracy Rosenberg, Media Alliance
June 6th, 2014
On June 5, people all over the world reset the net to take online privacy and security into their own hands and Bay Area activists delivered thousands of petitions to Senator Dianne Feinstein's office asking her to stop undermining real surveillance reform.
|California Senate Passes SB828 29-1|
Off Now Coalition
May 29th, 2014
A bipartisan bill which creates a mechanism to turn off all material support and assistance, including water and electricity resources, from California to the NSA passed the State Senate on May 19th.
|SOPA: If You Can't Pass It|
by Marvin Ammori, Slate
April 30th, 2014
A humorous article by attorney Marvin Ammori on the new approach to stopping online piracy: voluntary compliance with laws that pass Congress.
|Start Tracking Them Young: Gates Foundation Rolls Out In Bloom|
by Aaron Canti, Alternet
February 23rd, 2014
The education sector, thinks it has finally found its knight in shining armor: an omnipresent data archive that will track students from pre-school to graduation, noting every teacher and test score. Then it will tack that trail of data onto a person well after they leave school.