Introducing the Right to Remove sensitive information from search engines in the United States
NONE OF THIS INFORMATION SHOULD BE SEARCHABLE ON SEARCH ENGINES UNDER AN INDIVIDUAL’S NAME
This right applies only to ordinary private individuals not businesses, public entities, or public figures.

More about the Right to Remove

Right to Remove is an Internet privacy policy which identifies straightforward categories of sensitive information for the Right to Remove content from search engines results in correlation with your name. It helps to remove humiliating pictures, records, and links from Google, Yahoo, Bing, and other search engines.

About

Right to Remove adapts and improves the Right To Be Forgotten for the United States. The policy is designed to navigate freedom of speech and privacy laws. Beyond the campaign, it provides practical removal solutions through automated takedown scripts, legal advice, and support for the individuals affected.

How

Right to Remove is designed to help common people and vulnerable individuals. This platform is for those who cannot afford legal and technical means, such as online reputation management solutions, and for individuals under pressure from personal relationships, state apparatuses, and financial difficulties.

Why

Get involved with the Right to Remove campaign

Sign the Petition

For a simple and workable federal bill to be introduced to Congress and enforced by the Federal Trade Commission. Via Change.org you can sign the petition and follow its development.

Sign!

Join the Campaign

For Volunteers, Organizations, Activists, Lawyers, and Affected Individuals: join the friendly group behind the campaign across the country. Via Mobilize.io you can participate in dedicated groups.

Join!

Donate

For boosting the campaign any little donation can help. Right to Remove is an independent and informal group run by volunteers. Via PayPal.com you can donate any amount toward the campaign.

Stay informed on the Right to Remove and related news

Newsletter

Submit your email to receive a monthly newsletter with updates on the campaign.

Twitter

Follow us to know news, tools, and legal developments with the hashtag #R2R

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Youtube

Watch videos concerning the campaign including press clips and documentaries.

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Contacts, Support, and Press for the Right to Remove

Contact email

Write us for support if anything is unclear or for anything you need. Tell us how you would like to participate. Or if you have any helpful ideas for our campaign!

Email

Send an Inquiry

Submit questions, concerns, and ideas with a form. For journalists and media outlets: ask us for an interview with the organizers, lawyers, and affected individuals.

Inquiry

Press Material

Find the press material and kit with images and videos. On Dropbox you can find media material in high definition for press coverage or to promote the campaign.

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The Right to Remove is promoted by Internet rights activists and organizations, privacy lawyers and law firms, consumers’ rights organizations and legislators. Write us to become a partner.