Dan Gilmor: What Is CISPA?
Cyber-security is a real problem, but Congress' latest bill tries to solve it by attacking the freedom of the internet.
This article titled “Oppose Cispa if you value any privacy in our digital world” was written by Dan Gillmor, for guardian.co.uk on Thursday 18th April 2013 11.30 UTC
If you are eligible to vote in the United States, please take a break from whatever you're doing today and call your member of the US House of Representatives. Tell the staff member who answers the phone that you value your privacy. And tell him or her that you are deeply unhappy that the House seems poised to destroy everyone's online – and by extension offline – privacy by passing the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (Cispa).