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Surveillance, where do you draw the line?

The Don’t Spy On Us campaign is coming to the Labour party conference in Manchester and asking the question “Surveillance, where do you draw the line?” Join us for an evening of debate open to everyone. Free refreshments will be … Continue reading

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Manchester ORG hosts second Crypto Party – 6th Feb

7.00pm Thursday 6th Febuary Madlab, 36-40 Edge Street, Manchester, M4 1HN. You can RSVP via our meetup page. Cryptoparties provide a great way for anyone to learn how to install and use encryption technology and other tips to keep you … Continue reading

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Manchester CryptoParty with FSFE

Edward Snowden revelations of mass spying programmes such as PRISM and Tempora show that something needs to be done to protect our private online activities from the prying eyes of GCHQ and the NSA. There’s currently a great deal of … Continue reading

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Rally for Freedoms and Liberties

  To coincide with the Conservative Party conference Manchester Open Right Group will be taking part in a rally for privacy and a protest against mass surveillance. If you are on MeetUp then there is an event here  –http://www.meetup.com/ORG-Manchester/events/141759552/ When … Continue reading

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‘CDB: The Zombie Bill That Just Won’t Die’ and ‘Reforming OSI’ talks

On the 12th we are having two talks from Open Rights Group director Simon Phipps. We’ll be in the upstairs meeting from of The Town Hall Tavern from 7pm, full details are on http://www.meetup.com/ORG-Manchester/events/121186352/ CDB: The Zombie Bill That Just … Continue reading

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ORG Con North 2013

Saturday 13 April 11.00am – 5.30pm Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount Street, Manchester M2 5NS Headline speaker: John Buckman Book your tickets here! What’s happening? ORG are coming to the North this year! We are bringing an ORG flavoured digital … Continue reading

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Manchester Digital Debate

7pm – 7th Nov at the Dancehouse Theatre – Free Entry Manchester Central candidates will be invited to explain how they will support the local digital economy and defend citizen’s privacy and free speech online. Candidates will be asked how … Continue reading

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Screening of The Real Social Network

Manchester Film Co-op and Manchester Open Rights Group would like to invite you to a special screening of The Real Social Network– a film about the new generation of protest. Protest has changed. Between the first UK student protests in … Continue reading

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