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SecureDrop and Alexandre Oliva are 2016 Free Software Awards winners

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Saturday, March 25, 2017 -- The Free
Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the winners of the 2016 Free
Software Awards at a ceremony held during the LibrePlanet 2017
conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). FSF
President Richard M. Stallman presented the Award for the Advancement
of Free Software and the Award for Projects of Social Benefit.

LibrePlanet free software conference returns to MIT this weekend, March 25-26

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, USA -- Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -- This weekend, the Free Software Foundation (FSF) and MIT's Student Information Processing Board (SIPB) collaborate to bring the
LibrePlanet free software conference to Cambridge, March 25-26, 2017, at the Stata Center at MIT.

FSF Job Opportunity: Outreach & Communications Coordinator

The Free Software Foundation (FSF), a Massachusetts 501(c)(3) charity
with a worldwide mission to protect computer user freedom, seeks a
motivated and organized Boston-based individual to be our full-time
Outreach & Communications Coordinator.

GNU Toolchain now accepting donations with the support of the Free Software Foundation

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA—Thursday, March 9th, 2017—The Free
Software Foundation (FSF) is now accepting donations to support the
GNU Toolchain, a collection of foundational freely licensed software
development tools. Many pieces of software depend upon the GNU
Toolchain, including the GNU/Linux family of operating systems which
runs the majority of Web servers, millions of personal devices and the
most advanced supercomputers.

Three devices from Vikings GmbH now FSF-certified to respect your freedom

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA—Monday, March 6th, 2017—The Free
Software Foundation (FSF) today awarded Respects Your Freedom (RYF)
certification to three devices from Vikings GmbH: the Vikings D16
Mainboard, the Vikings X200 libre-friendly laptop, and the Vikings USB
Stereo Sound Adapter. The RYF certification mark means that the
product meets the FSF's standards in regard to users' freedom, control
over the product, and privacy.

FSF Job Opportunity: Campaigns Manager

The Free Software Foundation (FSF), a Massachusetts 501(c)(3) charity
with a worldwide mission to protect computer user freedom, seeks a
motivated and talented Boston-based individual to be our full-time
Campaigns Manager.

ACLU Massachusetts Technology for Liberty Director Kade Crockford at LibrePlanet 2017

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, USA — Monday, February 6, 2017 — The Free
Software Foundation (FSF) announced today that
Kade Crockford of the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts
will be a keynote speaker at LibrePlanet, the annual free software
conference, on Saturday, March 25th, 2017.

Sumana Harihareswara's keynote will close LibrePlanet 2017

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, USA — Wednesday, January 25, 2017 — The
Free Software Foundation (FSF) announced today that Sumana
Harihareswara will be a keynote speaker at LibrePlanet, the
annual free software conference, on Sunday, March 26th, 2017.

FSF announces a major overhaul of free software High Priority Projects List

Boston, Massachusetts, USA – Tuesday, January 17, 2017 – The
Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced a major update to
its High Priority Free Software Projects (HPP) list.

LibrePlanet 2017 keynote announcement: Author and tech activist Cory Doctorow

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA — Thursday, December 22, 2016 — The
Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced that Cory
Doctorow will be a keynote speaker at LibrePlanet, the annual
free software conference, on Sunday, March 26th, 2017.