With coronavirus hitting the US hard, there are growing fears community groups will have to resort to funding provided by surveillance programmes.
The city has a long history of spying on its Black residents.
ya allah only you are the all seeing and all knowing; revoke the power of the panopticon from those who wish us dead.
Users have created an entire genre of videos designed to scare away would-be harassers and help vulnerable people navigate dodgy situations.
People will always try to capitalize on the fear and confusion of others, and the coronavirus panic is no exception.
“Why is the future assumed to be the continuation of growth? What if it’s degrowth?”
Biometric identification — of which DNA testing is a form of along with fingerprinting, facial recognition, etc. — was not created in a race-neutral vacuum.
While touting tech ‘advancements’ as being explicitly based in eugenics or scientific racism may be out of fashion, that doesn’t mean it’s not happening.
Many have expressed concerns that facial recognition will only codify various forms of oppression and research is making that alarmingly clear.
It’s unlikely that this will be the last algorithm to show bias against Black patients.