While we're all focused on the Corona crisis the US government is quietly pushing an internet #surveillance bill that is aimed at abolishing message encryption:
We should probably pay attention to this and spread awareness even if we are not American: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/03/earn-it-bill-governments-not-so-secret-plan-scan-every-message-online
@polychrome Since the global "tech giants" are American, this certainly does affect us. And the secure, "Signal private messenger" is based in the US, too. Like many things. Just saying. 🤷♀️
Glad EFF has been keeping an eye out. They do good work.
Our govt lie constantly, deny #justice to actual genuine whistleblowers revealing banker crimes and war crimes, flood our country with people to boost consumerism while deskilling and derascinate us but they want us to trust them to read our emails.
Get smart and start organising.
@polychrome Here's a link to my CW'd variant if people want to boost that 🙂