Surveillance State Repeal Act: repealing the PATRIOT Act and some of FISA


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#2

It looks like a good list. Unfortunately, item 1 will give it a whelks chance in a supernova of passing. Opponents will proclaim repeal of the PATRIOT act as being “soft on terrorism”.


#3

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of whelks…
(with apologies to Mr. Jefferson)


#4

not with that attitude it won’t


#5

Good! Is there any indication that this one would get closer to passing than the one last week?


#6

If you are not personally writing your representatives you are part of the problem.


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Of course they will, but that (non) argument is (finally) losing steam. It may take a long time yet, but bold actions like the Surveillance State Repeal Act are exactly what is needed.


#8

I don’t think my member of parliament is allowed to vote on US laws.


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Rush Holt is running Geek Out, “national online policy forum” tonight (July 30). http://action.rushholt.com/page/m/53cc2dcf/3a85de12/6b72af7b/440de4e0/2326851430/VEsE/


#10

Where can I get that sticker?

Edit: I’m so lazy, there’s a link on the sticker. Here is a store link: http://store.crimethinc.com/x/stickers.html


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