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Wednesday: Chelsea Manning Getting Out Party

What: Pot-luck celebration and fund-raiser for Chelsea Manning on the day of her release from prison When: Wednesday, May 17, 7:00pm Where: 14 William St, Somerville (close to Davis Sq subway - up College Ave 4 blocks) Contact Susan McLucas, SusanBMcL at gmail dot com or (617) 776-6524 Chels... Read more

Chelsea Manning Getting Out Party, Wed., May 17, 7:00pm, Somerville

What: Pot-luck celebration and fund-raiser for Chelsea Manning on the day of her release from prison When: Wednesday, May 17, 7:00pm Where: 14 William St, Somerville (close to Davis Sq subway - up College Ave 4 blocks) Contact Susan McLucas, SusanBMcL at gmail dot com or (617) 776-6524 Chels... Read more

FOIA Files: the NSA’s intranet home page

Back in 2014, I wrote a blog post about my FOIA request for the CIA's intranet home page Intranet home pages are a prominent part of large organizations; people who work there are likely look at the intranet a couple of times a week -- even if only to see what the cafeteria is serving for lunch. I f... Read more

Tonight: Speak for Cambridge surveillance oversight

We have been working with Restore the 4th and the ACLU to get the City of Cambridge to adopt an ordinance placing city council and citizen oversight over the introduction of surveillance cameras in Cambridge.  The process has taken awhile and was in the hands of the city manager to review the propos... Read more

Tamerlan Tsarnaev: FBI Informant?

Michele McPhee has an article in Boston Magazine about Tamerlan Tsarnaev based on new research she has done and documents released via the Freedom of Information Act. One of the claims is that one or more government agencies acted on Tsarnaev's behalf to push giving him US citizenship. They aren't l... Read more

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June 10th, Boston LGBTQ Pride Parade

Save the Date: June 10th, Boston LGBTQ Pride Parade

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