Half of the world population still lives under oppressive regimes lacking basic human rights. Technology and expanding connectivity have given hope and empowered millions across the world to demand social and political change.
Unfortunately, the same technology and open networks are exploited by authoritarian governments to surveil and prosecute journalists, protesters, democracy activists, and LGBT bloggers.
Behind Whistler is a vision to make security accessible by integrating critical tools and training resources into one single hub, available to anyone for free. We hope to empower journalists and democracy activists to safely connect in creating change.