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February 27, 2011

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Across the Middle East — in Bahrain, Libya, Yemen, and more countries every day, autocratic regimes are trying to crushunprecedented peaceful protests with brutality and blackouts.

Avaaz is working urgently to “blackout-proof” the protests — with secure satellite modems and phones, tiny video cameras, and portable radio transmitters, plus expert support teams on the ground — to enable activists to broadcast live video feeds even during internet and phone blackouts.

The window for us to deliver this help is closing fast, as regimes are moving quickly to choke off borders and internet connections. Small donations from 20,000 of us would fund critical technology and support teams for those who need it most. Let’s all chip in — donate now.

The paypal link is at the bottom left of the page.

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