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Security Resources for Anarchists and Activists
by SpyBuster
Saturday Oct 17th, 2020 7:16 AM
Federal regulations state that government agencies "May not investigate U.S. persons or collect or maintain information about them solely for the purpose of monitoring activities protected by the First Amendment or the lawful exercise of other rights secured by the Constitution or laws of the United States". - But the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Anti-Terrorism Office (JBLMATO) is ignoring the law and still spying on you!
A recent Indymedia article, Know Your Rights - Fight Police Corruption, ( highlighted the threat that our communities face from out-of-control government agencies, such as the Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) Anti-Terrorism Office (, and the JBLM Police Department. To protect ourselves against abusive government agencies we must be aware of the threat and have the knowledge and tools to mitigate that threat. To this end we present the following list of Security Resources for Anarchists and Activists...

A Demonstrator’s Guide to Gas Masks and Goggles - Everything You Need to Know to Protect Your Eyes and Lungs from Gas and Projectiles

A Practical Security Handbook for Activists and Campaigns (v 2.7)

A Step-by-Step Guide to Direct Action

A Troublemakers’ Guide: Principles for Racial Justice Activists in the Face of State Repression

Activist Communications

Activist or Protester? (EFF): How to keep you and your communications safe wherever your campaigning takes you.

An Activist’s Guide to Information Security

Anonymity Security

Anonymous - Survival Guide for Citizens in a Revolution

Anti-doxing guide for activists facing attacks from the alt-right

Burner Phone Best Practices

Choosing the Proper Tool for the Task - Assessing Your Encryption Options

CIA Sabotage Manual

Cover Your Forehead…: and other lessons from Pax

CPJ Journalist Security Guide

Cyber OPSEC (YouTube Video) from the Interagency OPSEC Support Staff (IOSS)

Cybersecurity for Journalists: How to defeat threat actors and defend freedom of the press

Dark Web Beginners Security Guide

Data Detox Kit

Digital Security for Activists

Digital Security and Privacy for Human Rights Defenders

Don't Talk to the Police - Professor James Duane (Regent University School of Law) (YouTube Video)

Don't Talk to the Police ~ Ever! (Indybay)

Doxcare - Prevention and Aftercare for Those Targeted by Doxxing and Political Harassment

Earth First! Direct Action Manual

Earth First! Journal

Exposing the Invisible - The Kit

Fashion Tips for the Brave

Five Digital Security Tools to Protect Your Work and Sources

How Journalists and Activists Can Identify and Counter Physical Surveillance

How to Stay Safe Online: A Cybersecurity Guide for Political Activists

If An Agent Knocks

If the FBI Approaches You to Become an Informant

Is S/He an Informant? - A Ten Point Checklist

Journalist's Toolbox

Know Your Rights (ACLU)

Know Your Rights as a Photographer!

Know Your Rights - Fight Police Corruption

Legal Rights of Photographers

London Calling: A Cellphone and Internet Security Primer

Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked

Need to Know Basis

Operational Security for Activists

Outrun the Bear: ProtonMail is Not for Activists

PRISM Break - Opt out of global data surveillance programs ...

PrivacyTools - Encryption Against Global Mass Surveillance

Profiles of Provocateurs

RATS (Claire Wolfe)

Secure Drop: A Project of the Freedom of the Press Foundation

Security & Counter-Surveillance - Information Against the Police State

Security Culture - An Introduction to Security for Activists, Organizers, and Revolutionaries

Security Culture for Activists (Ruckus Society)

Security in a Box

Seven Myths about the Police

Stay Calm

Stop Hunting Sheep

Surveillance and Counter-Surveillance (Stratfor)

Surveillance and Counter-Surveillance For Human Rights Defenders And Their Organisation

Surviving a Grand Jury

Tactics to Secure Your Smartphone Before Joining a Protest (Amnesty International)

Tech Tools for Activism

The Activist's Guide to Digital Security

The Grugq - OPSEC: Because Jail is for wuftpd (YouTube Video)

The Photographer's Right

The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy

The Wired Guide to Digital Security

Towards a Collective Security Culture

Twitter Activist Security: Guidelines for safer resistance (The Grugq)

What Is Security Culture? A Guide to Staying Safe

What To Do When the Government Knocks on Your Company's Door (Paul Hastings)

When the Police Knock on Your Door

You Have a Right to Remain Silent by the NLG

66 Ways to Protect Your Privacy Right Now (Consumer Reports)
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