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I'm not sure about the best list for this question. I would think
cpunks except the signal:noise level isn't that good.
The US gov is increasing surveillence and harrassment of protest
groups. The subpoenas concerning the Drake University protest group has
really had me pondering how to protect organisations that are trying to
excercise their rights to disagree with the government.
There are many sides to this. One I've been pondering is the ability to
have an email distribution list where it is impossible for it to be used
to see who's listening. In other words, I can sign up and receive
messages from it, but if a court order forces the list to be turned over
no useful information could be gathered. (I'm thinking of an
announcement list, not a discussion list)
The first suggestion involves using nyms. But current nyms are not
trivial for a person to set up without some specialized knowledge and
Type I-based systems aren't too secure anyway.
Is there any way to do this? Like I said, I know there are other
problems -- undercover agents coming to meetings, videotaping protests
-- but this is one that I think would be a nice start in protecting rights.