Target Next: EFF Gets Called Out On Its Close Ties To Google and Surveillance State

Yesterday an anonymous group targeted EFF (and others) for close ties to Google and surveillance state. Poster outside EFF headquarters. Photo: San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center.

Last week we brought attention to the fact the Fight For The Future is not a grassroots organization, but in actuality a corporate and black box foundation funded astroturf group.  And a very bad one at that:

Astroturf Fight For The Future is Toast: Anti-Copyright Protest Gets 9 RSVPs On Facebook

Confirmed AstroTurf: Zero Fight For The Future Takedown Abuse Protestors

List of Corporations and Foundations Funding Astroturf Fight For The Future “Free Speech Graveyard”

Astroturf “Fight For The Future” Received Almost 100K From Mysterious Company Based in Mini Industrial Park

Anti-Copyright “Fight For The Future” and their 1% Grassroots

Exactly 86,000 Identical Comments: The Illegal Comment Bombing of DMCA Notice & Takedown Review By Google Proxy “Fight For The Future”

Hacking Democracy: Google/YouTube Proxy Group “Fight For The Future” Crashes US Copyright Office Website During Crucial Comment Period

Now it’s EFFs turn.   Read more here.

Poster protests against Google-Government collusion
by Alex Mitadvida

“On May 16, art activists in San Francisco postered Google headquarters, Google Ventures, Mozilla, and other areas with satirical art showing Google to be pulling President Obama’s strings. They even postered the Electronic Freedom Foundation, which the activists say has gone along with the policies that have built the Intelligence State…”

Read more here

About Dr. David C Lowery

Platinum selling singer songwriter for the bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven; platinum selling producer; founder of pitch-a-tent records; founder Sound of Music Studios; platinum selling music publisher; angel investor; digital skeptic; college lecturer and founder of the University of Georgia Terry College Artists' Rights Symposium.