A Network of Groups Organizing against Surveillance Abuse and Political Witch Hunts;
and for expanding Civil Liberties, Free Speech, and the Right to Dissent




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of the:

Defending Dissent Foundation

Liberty Coalition
(partner groups)

Political Research Associates

U.S. Bill of Rights Foundation

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as a master frame for
re-invigorating activism and civic participation

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Platform for Prejudice by Thomas Cincotta, Political Research Associates


National Dragnet is a Click Away

Authorities to Gain Fast and Expansive Access to Records

By Robert O'Harrow Jr. and Ellen Nakashima
Washington Post Staff Writers
Thursday, March 6, 2008; A0