Facebook lets third-party apps obtain your private, personal data and the private, personal data of your friends. To stop it, you have to remove those apps from Facebook.
Action: If you have a profile on Facebook use the links below to learn how to delete apps on Facebook and protect your privacy.
Action: Write or call our MoCs and ask for the creation of General Data Protection Regulation laws like they have in the European Union.
Look Up Contact Info for U.S. Federal Officials:
Federal Senators and Representatives for Washington State:
Senator Patty Murray (253) 572-3636
Senator Maria Cantwell (253) 572-2281
Representative Denny Heck (360) 459-8514
Hi I’m _________ calling from District 10 and I am very unhappy that irresponsible social media companies like Facebook are allowed to sell Americans data to disreputable companies like Cambridge Analytica to be used against us. I am asking ___________________ to step up and create an American version of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation to keep our democracy safe and strong.
This action is from Olympia Indivisible’s weekly Call to Action with formatting edits. Be sure to go to their website for more on the actions, upcoming events and for their latest Research Report. Also find them on Facebook.