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OIF sponsors IFAction, an email list for those who would like updated information on news affecting intellectual freedom, censorship, privacy, access to information, and more. To subscribe to this list, visit http://lists.ala.org/wws/subscribe/ifaction. For an archive of all postings to the list since 1996, visit http://lists.ala.org/wws/arc/ifaction. Below is a sample of articles from July 1-15, 2012.
Five Ways Wireless Carriers Could Rein In The Government’s Surveillance Of Your Phone
That’s No Phone. That’s My Tracker.
The End of Privacy?
Facebook scans chats and posts for criminal activity
Privacy Trumps Cybersecurity, Poll Shows
How Many Millions of Cellphones Are Police Watching?
Franken plans hearing on facial recognition technology
Google and F.T.C. Set to Settle Safari Privacy Charge
WSJ.com – Your E-Book Is Reading You*
Three NSA whistleblowers back lawsuit over government’s massive surveillance program
Defusing ‘Mein Kampf’
Under the First Amendment, religious freedom favors none, protects all
Congress considers prosecutions of reporters over leaked information
‘Internet freedom’ becomes hot cause for politicians across political spectrum
U.N. Human Rights Council Backs Internet Freedom