February 14, 2014 | Richard King  | Comments (0)

PRESS RELEASE: Sheffield Residents in the dark about changes to medical records

"Millions of people still don't have a clue that their family's medical records are about to be uploaded in identifiable form to a body they've never heard of, to be used for things other than their medical care - including being passed to companies outside the NHS." -- Phil Booth, medConfidential.

November 13, 2013 | Richard King  | Comments (0)

November meet-up: whither whistle-blowing?

At our November meet-up we discussed whistle-blowing in the digital age; crypto-parties near us; and responses to our open letter to MPs.

October 29, 2013 | Richard King  | Comments (0)

Joint letter to Sheffield MPs on surveillance oversight

We wrote a joint letter to all Sheffield MPs seeking their views on this summer's mass-surveillance scandals. We asked them to attend a debate in Parliament and to represent our views on a range of related privacy and security issues.

October 27, 2013 | Richard King  | Comments (0)

Meeting topics - what should we discuss next?

I asked everyone at our August meeting to suggest topics for future events. These are now listed on our meetup page. Please vote for those that interest you - or suggest some new ones!

October 25, 2013 | Richard King  | Comments (0)

October meet-up notes and links

This month we met up in the Red Lion pub to discuss how to engage with our elected representatives, ORG's Privacy Not Prism campaign to challenge mass surveillance in the courts, and what happened at the PPUK anti-surveillance demonstration in Manchester.

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