Archive by month: February 2018

The Somerville Cryptoparty is tomorrow, February 28th. It will focus on digital security and is a good introduction to the topic. It will be at the Sprouts, 339R Summer St. an easy walk from Davis Sq., Somerville. It goes from 6pm to 9pm and is in the garage in the back. The Somerville Cryptoparty is always the last Wednesday of every month. We are also holding two additional cryptoparties in March. One will be 5:30-7pm on Tuesday, March 6th in the Saxe Room at the Worcester Public Library, 3...
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2018 is here and with that comes town, state, and federal elections. Massachusetts elections are often uncontested. About 60% of state legislators do not have a single opponent. You can change that and it doesn't take a fortune to run, you don't need an army of volunteers, and the work you do can make a real difference in your community! We have a candidate workshop coming up in Somerville on Saturday, March 3rd, 11am-2pm. It is at the Auditorium on the first floor of the Somerville Public...
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2018 is here and with that comes town, state, and federal elections. Massachusetts elections are often uncontested. About 60% of state legislators do not have a single opponent. You can change that and it doesn't take a fortune to run, you don't need an army of volunteers, and the work you do can make a real difference in your community! We have two workshops coming up: Tomorrow, February 24th, 2-4pm. It is in the Banx Room at the Worcester Public Library at 3 Salem St., Worcester. Th...
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On Monday, February 26th, we will join Digital Fourth volunteers in advocating for Senate President Harriette Chandler's "Fundamental Freedoms Act", which prohibits police registries on the basis of religion, and also would implement transparency and accountability reforms for Massachusetts' three fusion centers*. If you'd like to come, meet us at the Hooker Entrance to the State House, under the statue, at 10:30am. Fusion centers are part of the post-9/11 surveillance system setup by local, ...
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The Somerville Cryptoparty is a week away on February 28th. It will focus on digital security and is a good introduction to the topic. It will be at the Sprouts, 339R Summer St. an easy walk from Davis Sq., Somerville. It goes from 6pm to 9pm and is in the garage in the back. The Somerville Cryptoparty is always the last Wednesday of every month. We are also holding two additional cryptoparties in March. One will be 5:30-7pm on Tuesday, March 6th in the Saxe Room at the Worcester Public Libra...
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2018 is here and with that comes town, state, and federal elections. Massachusetts elections are often uncontested. About 60% of state legislators do not have a single opponent. You can change that and it doesn't take a fortune to run, you don't need an army of volunteers, and the work you do can make a real difference in your community! Our candidate workshops focus on what you need to do to be successful, whether you win or not.  We'll explain how to run small but effective campaigns, lo...
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The Somerville Cryptoparty is the last Wednesday of every month and will take place in February and March at The Sprouts, 339 Summer St., Somerville. The February cryptoparty will focus on digital security 101. We are also looking at holding two additional cryptoparties in March. One will be in Worcester and the other will be at the Boston Socialist Unity Project conference on 3/17. If you want to help with future cryptoparties or just ask questions about how you can protect your privacy, ...
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2018 is here and with that comes town, state, and federal elections. Massachusetts elections are often uncontested. About 60% of state legislators do not have a single opponent. You can change that and it doesn't take a fortune to run, you don't need an army of volunteers, and the work you do can make a real difference in your community! Our candidate workshop focuses on what you need to do to be successful, whether you win or not.  We'll explain how to run small but effective campaigns, l...
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Concerned about Net Neutrality? Don't want ISPs selling who you communicate with to the highest bidder? Want an ISP that meets your needs? Then come to the Community Meshnet Workshop this Saturday, February 10th, from 1-4pm at the Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Ave, Somerville.  Community mesh networks such as NYC Mesh, Guifi.net in Spain and Freifunk in Germany have already shown that community ISPs work. We would appreciate it if you downloaded and put up this flyer for the Febru...
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