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Blackout Congress


The protest begins Sunday May 31st at Midnight. Will you be ready?

Self-hosted WordPress site owners who want to participate in protesting the renewal of the Patriot Act can install and activate this plugin to enqueue the Blackout Congress detection script.

The Blackout Congress detection script will block access to Congress’ IP addresses and redirect them to the blackout protest page.

For more information please read the following article: Fight for the Future Leads Congress Blackout Campaign to Protest the Patriot Act

This plugin is extremely lightweight at only 30 lines of code.

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