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Sep 02, 2020, 16:07 ET Award-Winning Author And Privacy Expert Shoshana Zuboff Joins Advisory Board Of Californians For Consumer Privacy In Support Of Prop 24

Scholar Shoshana Zuboff, award-winning author of "The Age of Surveillance Capitalism," joins the growing and prestigious list of advisory board...


Aug 31, 2020, 16:26 ET Californians for Consumer Privacy Announces Andrew Yang as Chair of Advisory Board

Andrew Yang has been named as chair of the advisory board for Californians for Consumer Privacy, the organization which created and championed the...


Jun 26, 2018, 04:19 ET California Consumer Privacy Act Qualifies For November Ballot

According to numbers certified by county registrars, the California Consumer Privacy Act has qualified for the November 2018 ballot. Simultaneously,...


Jun 06, 2018, 09:05 ET Californians for Consumer Privacy Calls Out Microsoft for Donating $195,000 to SuperPAC Opposing Privacy Initiative After Calling Privacy a "Fundamental Human Right"

According to state financial disclosures, less than 10 days after issuing a statement saying, "we believe privacy is a fundamental human right,"...


May 03, 2018, 11:12 ET California Consumer Privacy Act Clears Major Hurdle: Submits 625,000 Signatures Statewide

Today, Californians for Consumer Privacy announced submission of 625,000 signatures statewide to qualify The California Consumer Privacy Act for the...


Apr 19, 2018, 02:12 ET Californians for Consumer Privacy Calls on Google to Drop Opposition to the California Consumer Privacy Act and Stop the Tracking of Kids

Today, Californians for Consumer Privacy called on Google to stop funding the opposition to the California Consumer Privacy Act and to stop the...


Apr 09, 2018, 06:19 ET Privacy Expert Mary Ross Attempts To Deliver Letter to Sandberg Asking Her to 'Lean In' on Consumer Privacy

President of Californians for Consumer Privacy Mary Stone Ross challenges Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg to heed her own advice to...