This is an open call to members of the international community, whether citizen, corporate or governmental, encouraging you to act immediately to circumvent and block the global communications surveillance systems set up by the National Security Agency. Additionally, I call on the United States Government to shut down the NSA entirely, as it has massively overstepped the bounds of acceptable’ state surveillance and made a mockery of both international and US domestic law.
The eyes, ears and fingertips of the NSA are all over the innocuous digital communications of people not suspected of any crime, all across the globe, including here in Australia. If you use services provided by Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, or Yahoo, your private data is probably being stolen too. Yes, that’s right, YOUR data.
Soak that up for a second.
Now, if you are anything like me you are probably wondering, who is this organisation that’s stealing my personal data? What information about me are they harvesting? What are they doing with this information? Do they have a warrant? Is it even possible to monitor all existing internet connections at once? How are they doing it? Can I stop them?
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