“The strike is meant to raise awareness about the importance of
cryptography, about the U.S. government’s wrongheaded attempts to
curtail its use, and about the strong-arm tactics used by the
United States to pressure other countries into limiting their
citizens’ rights the way it has limited its own.”
This web site provides background on Wassenaar, why the
government cares, what will be the result of Wassenaar, why have
the strike, and answers the “I don’t care” approach.