Technology & Civil Liberties
The ACLU of Northern California safeguards civil liberties in the digital world. As technology advances, we make sure that protections for privacy and free speech aren’t left behind. We push back on digital censorship and government surveillance.
What You Need to Know
Technology has advanced exponentially and the threats of high-tech surveillance to monitor private lives, chill freedom of expression and association, and target activists, immigrants, and communities of color continues to grow. We work to uncover and stop dangerous government surveillance, protect rights, and build real public safety. Read More
We work to defend and strengthen the inalienable, constitutional privacy rights guaranteed to all Californians. People, not corporations, must control how personal information is collected, shared, and used and nobody should be forced to pay for new technology with their privacy rights. Read More
We are all using digital devices and the internet to connect, communicate, and advocate for change. We work to ensure that free speech and civil rights are protected in the digital public square. Read More