SHUT DOWN THE SPY CENTERS! COMMUNITY ACTION LEADS TO FUSION CENTER LOCK DOWN Police Attack National Lawyers Guild ED at Fusion Center in Norwalk, CA On April 10, 2014 the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition organized a community action at the Los Angeles Area Fusion Center (Spy Center) in Norwalk, CA. Several other cities around the … Continue reading Police Assault at Fusion Center – Meeting Reminder
Meeting Reminder The Stop LAPD Spying Coalition invites you to be our our thought partner, strategic partner, and action partner in our effort to build a movement to expose and dismantle the surveillance state. Join us at our next General Coalition Meeting on TOMORROW, May 20th at 6:30pm at the Downtown UCLA Labor Center – 675 Park View Avenue, Los Angeles, Across the street … Continue reading Meeting TOMORROW
Follow the Coalition: General Coalition Meeting: Join us Tuesday, May 20th at 6:30pm. Location: the Downtown UCLA Labor Center, 675 Park View Ave., Los Angeles, adjacent to MacArthur Park. Coalition News: Lincoln Heights Neighborhood Council moves with swift action Another amazing and powerful move to end police surveillance by local community leaders occurred on … Continue reading Update: Victory in Lincoln Heights – City Attempts to Hide
Follow the Coalition: Wednesday, May 14th: Join us at the Coalition History/Research Team meeting at Tom N Tom’s Coffee Shop @ 5:30pm, at the Little Tokyo Mall on the corner of 3rd and Alameda in Downtown LA. Thursday, May 15th: Join us for a presentation at the Venice Beach Neighborhood Council Public Safety Committee Meeting @ … Continue reading LA Officials – Ignorance (or not) of Process
Hundreds of people across the country—Charlotte, Dallas, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and others–gathered in their communities on Thursday April 10th to demand that fusion centers be shut down, de-funded, and Suspicious Activity Reports (SAR) released to their communities. In Los Angeles, over 150 Angelenos gathered outside the Joint Regional Intelligence Center also … Continue reading Shut down the Spy Centers!
This information was updated as of August 25, 2015.
National Day of Action Against Fusion Centers! Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco & Washington D.C. Info for the Local Event Thursday, April 10 at 10:30am View Imperial Hwy & Norwalk Blvd in a Google map Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/611937252224911/ Click here for the Endorsement Letter Download the flier here SHUT DOWN THE SPY CENTERS! #SARwars #STRIKEback #StopSPYING
It’s been nearly a year and a half since the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition celebrated a successful disruption of the LA County’s Joint Regional Intelligence Center (JRIC) also known as the Fusion Center. We shut it down then, now it’s time to do it again! Fusion Centers are collection facilities of vast quantities of data … Continue reading SAR WARS!
By Bruce Schneier Bloomberg.com July 31, 2013 This essay also appeared in the The Memphis Commercial Appeal, Stuff, The Guardian Comment Is Free, and Veterans Today. Italian translation Imagine the government passed a law requiring all citizens to carry a tracking device. Such a law would immediately be found unconstitutional. Yet we all carry mobile phones. If the National … Continue reading The Public-Private Surveillance Partnership
via the Electronic Frontier Foundation: All of the evidence found in this timeline can also be found in the Summary of Evidence we submitted to the court in Jewel v. National Security Agency (NSA). It is intended to recall all the credible accounts and information of the NSA’s domestic spying program found in the media, congressional testimony, books, and court … Continue reading Timeline of NSA Domestic Spying