Now it’s up to us to complete it.

He gave us the tools – the knowledge of what we’re up against. He exposed the rotten heart of the Surveillance State. Now we must act – by educating the American people and building a mass movement against the new authoritarianism.

But we can’t do it without your help!

For almost 18 years, we’ve been manning the battlements, fighting against the very thing that Snowden revealed – a national security state run amok. We’ve depended on you, our readers, for the support we need to combat the War Party, and you’ve come through. Now we’re asking you again for your financial support – because we’re on the brink of making some real progress. Please help us in our fight to rein in the Surveillance State – make your tax-deductible donation to today!
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