The Guardian recently revealed how GCHQ and the NSA have successfully cracked much of the online encryption relied upon by hundreds of millions of people to protect their privacy.

Today Index will announce that 40 free speech groups have also joined the campaign, including Amnesty International, Liberty, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Russian PEN Centre.

Free speech organisations from Canada, Bahrain, Malaysia, Poland and Finland have also signed the petition.

Friday, September 27, 2013
Mail & Guardian