So this fight for digital freedom stuff actually works -- -)

dug // 21 June 2014

Remember that petition we all signed a few weeks ago? Well, it looks like the numbers were big enough for folk with a seat to lose in the US congress to take notice:-)

An overwhelming House vote to cut funds for back doors into your private life sets up a summer surveillance fight: will the Senate stand up before the White House shuts it down?

Read the whole story http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/ and also, while you’re at it, why not join the EFF ?