Smells like mass surveillance Down Under

The Australian government is on the verge of ordering your ISP to track and record your movements online. These plans are made on the pretext of fighting terrorism, but they really belong in a police state. Mandatory data retention policies treat every single citizen as a suspect worthy of constant intrusive surveillance.

Take action.


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Download the infographic.

Download the infographic at half the above size.

Do some stuff at the STOP THE SPIES website

Stir some shit at the #StopDataRetention tumblr

Resources

Click here or on the image above to download a pdf for online viewing and sharing.

Click here to request files for print or online use in any form. Designs for custom posters, stickers, fliers, banners, or just particular elements of the design… anything can be requested. Download any of the following files and use freely. More will be added as they are requested and produced. stop-data-retention_fb-event
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Twitter post image (above)


You can also create your own graphics using any or all of the elements of the original infographic. Download the png files below to get started with online images. stopdataretention-coatofarms
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You can easily link to this page using http://tinyurl.com/StopDataRetention/

And here are the links from the infographic
1. “the best” (for those over 50 – sorry)
2. http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2014/may/10/we-kill-people-based-metadata
3. https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140511/06390427191/michael-hayden-gleefully-admits-we-kill-people-based-metadata.shtml
4. http://news.stanford.edu/news/2014/march/nsa-phone-surveillance-031214.html
5. http://www.zeit.de/datenschutz/malte-spitz-data-retention
6. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/10/stop-spies-australians-rise-against-mandatory-data-retention
7. https://www.scribd.com/doc/216980523/Judgment-of-the-ECJ-in-Digital-Rights-Ireland-data-retention-challenge
8. http://www.democracynow.org/2013/1/14/freedom_to_connect_aaron_swartz_1986