ALERT - House to vote on CISPA Thursday 4/18Submitted by ewrp on Fri, 04/12/2013 - 17:51
House scheduled to vote on HR 624, CISPA, on Thursday, April 18.
- Eviscerating existing privacy laws by giving overly broad legal immunity to companies who share users' private information, including the content of communications, with the government.
- Authorizing companies to disclose users’ data directly to the NSA, a military agency that operates secretly and without public accountability.
- Broad definitions that allow users’ sensitive personal information to be used for a range of purposes as long as it pertains to "cybersecurity".
CALL AND EMAIL YOUR CONGRESSMAN TO OPPOSE HR 624, CISPA
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If you call your Congressman and they don't take your name/address, send them an email too since they won't know you already contacted them.