Important Victory in Push to Demilitarize Police

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“President Obama just banned the federal government’s transfer of certain military vehicles and weaponry to local and state police departments across America.”

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Fight Back Against Mass Surveillance – Join Us!

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From thedaywefightback.org:

DEAR USERS OF THE INTERNET,

We are planning a day of protest against mass surveillance, to take place this February 11th.

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ACLU Files Lawsuit Challenging NSA Phone Spying Program

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The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) issued a press release today stating that it and the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) has filed a constitutional challenge to the recently publicized surveillance program. The press release says the program “vacuums up information about every phone call placed within, from, or to the United States.”

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