Campaigns

Fight the Investigatory Powers Bill
The Government has announced it's going to introduce an Investigatory Powers Bill. It's the new Snoopers' Charter with even more powers for the police and GCHQ to spy on us. Join our campaign and help us stop it.
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Take your digital media abroad
The UK Government wants to know what we think about the European Commission's proposal to let us access the TV, films, sports broadcasts, music, e-books and games we've already paid for when we're travelling elsewhere in the EU. Let's make sure this *very sensible* idea actually happens!
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Don't Spy on Us
The current law offers little protection from mass surveillance. We are calling for reform of the legal framework so the intelligence agencies stop spying on us.
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Is your website blocked?
The Government is promoting filters to stop young people seeing content intended for over 18s. In practice, filters block many sites that are not harmful to children. Find out which sites are blocked.
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Courts can order your Internet Service Provider to block websites. But when you visit a blocked page they don't tell you why. We want to give you those answers, and to ask courts to publish the blocking orders.
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Success

PARODY ENTERS LAW
After several years of campaigning ORG won a right to parody and to format shift in UK law.
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Blocked project launched
The Blocked project was launched and we found out that filters in the UK were stopping Chaos Communications Congress from selling event tickets, and even Open Rights Group from providing a tool to find out about blocking!
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Web blocking transparent
Thanks to our legal work and campaigning, challenging the secrecy of website bans, blocking orders are now more transparent. BT, Sky and Virgin all provide information about the blocks now.
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