Across the country student groups are pushing for digital rights in their communities and on the federal level. And it’s not just students; local tech meetups, legal salons, and grassroots activists are self-organizing to make a difference.

This page gives you the resources you need to be a better organizer for civil liberties. Find guides to starting your own digital rights group on campus, running a campaign, promoting your actions, and making your voice heard.

Take Action and Spread the Word




Contact elected officials and decision makers through EFF's online action center to speak out in support of digital rights. Share the action with your campus or community group, and encourage people in your network to engage in EFF's campaigns to defend our rights online.

Stop the NSA "Fake Fix" Bill

Demand Open Access to Research!

In Memory of Aaron Swartz: Fix the CFAA!

Organizing Tips

Media Tips for Activists

Learn how to use the media to amplify your campaign, share stories, and encourage healthy debate about digital rights.

Organizing Public Events

Public events are an excellent way to connect with other activists, attract press, and raise awareness on campus and in your community.

Building a Coalition

Work with other organizations and student clubs to build a powerful and diverse coalition to advance a common goal to protect online civil liberties.

Social Media For Advocacy

Expand your networks by sharing news and connecting with other defenders of the Internet by using social media effectively.

Stay in Touch

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EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

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