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|Stop Spying Protest at UC Berkeley. Snowden is a hero.|
|Date||Saturday May 17|
|Time||9:00 AM - 11:00 AM|
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|Memorial Stadium, Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley|
Protest NSA spying programs.
Protest against Nancy Pelosi who has defend NSA spying programs, and has called for the prosecution of Edward Snowden.
Protest against NSA 'strategic partner' Paul Jacobs of Qualcomm, who holds an influential advisory position with UC Berkeley's engineering department. A grove of redwoods trees was recently cut at the "More Redwoods, Less Surveillance' protest to make way for the Paul Jacobs Design Institute. Redwoods were cut for a building named after a NSA collaborator, granting government agencies backdoor access to Qualcomm chipsets. Leaks by Edward Snowden have proven the connection between Qualcomm and the NSA.