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Day Against DRM, This Saturday, July 8th

Our Day Against DRM event is July 8th and we want your help getting the word out about the evils of Digital Restrictions Management. We will meet in front of the Park Street MBTA stop at 11am. Around 11:15am we will fan out around the area to hand out flyers and hold signs in opposition to Digita... Read more

Saturday, March for Accessible, Secure & Open Internet Standards

We're now in the final showdown phase of the fight to keep Digital Rights Management (DRM) out of HTML and Web standards. All approval of the DRM standard has been granted *except* the crucial final stamp from Tim Berners-Lee, the Web's inventor. He's taking forever to make the decision, because the... Read more

Sunday: Stop DRM in HTML

The anti-DRM movement has fought media and proprietary software companies who want to add Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) to the HTML standard that defines the Web.  Allowing DRM into HTML will lead to security backdoors as well as encouraging the corporate enclosure of our shared culture. ... Read more

Upcoming Events: Free Software, Manning B-day & Planning

There are three upcoming events this week we will be at. FSF's 2015 Giving Guide Giveaway, Wed., 12/16, 6pm The Free Software Foundation is holding their 2015 Giving Guide Giveaway this Wednesday, December 16th. They will meet at 6pm in front of the ticket gates inside the Davis T Station. At ... Read more

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Speak up for Net Neutrality by July 17th

Speak up for Net Neutrality by July 17th

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