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Surveillance, spying, repression

Government and police surveillance of citizens and repression of oppositional movements

One Nation—Under Surveillance

When: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Central Connecticut State University • 1615 Stanley Street • Torp Theater, Davidson Hall, • New Britain, CT

A One-Day Conference about Building Networks of Solidarity in Defiance of NSA Spying & the Erosion of Democratic Rights

 

Recent dueling district court decisions on the legality of NSA cell phone spying guarantee that at least some of the Orwellian practices of the federal government will come before the Supreme Court relatively soon.   This provides the perfect opportunity to build relationships of solidarity among all those victimized by NSA spying, drones, COINTELPRO-type dirty tricks against the movements for social change, and other forms of systematic suppression of privacy and democratic rights.

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Guantanamo - What Is the Truth?

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 3:45 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: Milton Public Library • 476 Canton Ave • Keyes Community Room • Milton

Guantanamo - What Is the Truth?

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Free film screening: "The Angola 3 - Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation"

When: Thursday, January 15, 2015, 1:40 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: UPandOUT • 243 Broadway • corner of Broadway & Windsor; entrance on Windsor • Cambridge

The Angola 3:

Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation

[see video Who Are the Angola 3?]

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Film: Angola 3 - Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 1:40 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: UPandOUT • 243 Broadway • corner of Broadway & Windsor; entrance on Windsor • Cambridge

The Angola 2The Angola 3:
Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation

[see video Who Are the Angola 3?]

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Film: Angola 3 - Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 1:40 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: UPandOUT • 243 Broadway • entrance on Windsor • Cambridge

Angola 3The Angola 3:

Black Panthers and the Last Slave Plantation

[see video Who Are the Angola 3?]

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Free film screening: "Whitey: United States of America vs James J Bulger"

When: Thursday, December 18, 2014, 1:40 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: UPandOUT • 243 Broadway • corner of Broadway & Windsor; entrance on Windsor • Cambridge

Antiwar Rally

When: Friday, August 29, 2014, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Where: Burnside Park • corner of Exchange Street and Exchange Terrace • at the end of Burnside Park facing the Post Office • Providence, RI

Watertown Citizens: Annual Meeting & Potluck Dinner

When: Sunday, June 1, 2014, 2:30 pm
Where: The Apartment at Coolidge School • 319 Arlington St • Watertown

Please join us at our Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner on Sunday, June 1  in the Auditorium at The Apartment at Coolidge School, 319 Arlington Street in Watertown.

5:30 PM – Potluck Dinner and Meeting

6:45 PM – Program - It’s Not Just the NSA: The Surveillance State Trickle-Down in Massachusetts

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Snowden Revelations and Historical Perspective

Glenn Greenwald and Noam Chomsky

Speaking to a sold out audience in Harvard Square, about his new book: No Place to Hide: Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State, journalist and constitutional attorney, Glenn Greenwald told some of the dramatic tale of being contacted by Snowden. 

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Community Speakout/Teach-in on Police Militarization

When: Sunday, May 4, 2014, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: 197A Humboldt Ave • Boston

This weekend, May 3-4, police from all over the Boston area will gather to hold trainings called "Urban Shield." Though the city of Boston is framing it as an "emergency preparedness" drill, regional police forces will also be training in military tactics, including home raids, surveillance, and the use of military weapons.

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Glenn Greenwald: No Place to Hide (SOLD OUT)

When: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 4:00 pm
Where: First Parish Church • 1446 Massachusetts Ave • Cambridge

Glenn Greenwald

discusses

No Place to Hide:
Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State

in conversation with NOAM CHOMSKY

SOLD OUT

Harvard Book Store welcomes political commentators GLENN GREENWALD and NOAMCHOMSKY for a discussion of Greenwald's latest book, No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State.

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Shut Down Spy Centers -- Boston

When: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 11:00 am
Where: Southwest Corridor Park • behind 1201 Tremont St • outside the Boston Regional Intelligence Center • Boston

A Nationwide Protest against Mass Police Surveillance

Sponsroed by the The Defend the Fourth Coalition, Digital Fourth, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, #MassOps and others

bring cameras, mirrors, binoculars, telescopes and drones to watch the watchers with.  Also, a picnic.

rsvp: alex@warrantless.org

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It's Not Just the NSA

When: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Temple B’nai Brith, 201 Central Street in Somerville • 201 Central Street • Somerville

The Social Action Committee of Congregation B’nai Brith

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