We are adding a setting very soon to remove your profile from Google, as we've received two requests from users and I took care of them personally. Otherwise, we chose the word ‘endorsement’ specifically because it's by definition the act of giving public approval or support to a candidate. It's possible we'll provide tools for people to participate without being so public, but for now, we're built for people who are passionate about politics and are excited to share and campaign publicly.
There’s a good reason we pull the curtain behind us when we go to cast our votes. I don’t want to give up my right to a secret ballot. I fear that sites like Votizen will ultimately lead to the de facto loss of a private vote, and possibly much worse.
Your sentiments of course may vary. It is a free country – so far, anyway.
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