Jul 272016
 

This story needs to get a lot more media coverage in the U.K. and discussion. Will the British people just shrug, though, because of currently elevated terrorism threats, or will they be outraged and insist on reform? Graeme Burton reports: The hearing into Privacy International’s challenge to the UK security services’ [Read More…]

Jul 262016
 
 July 26, 2016  Surveillance, U.S. No Responses »

Joe Cadillic writes: Nearly 1,500 people were arrested earlier this year, because they were put on a police ‘Strategic Subject List‘ (SSL). The SSL was formerly called the ‘Heat List‘ which started in 2013. (SSL is just another term for Predictive Policing) According to CBS Chicago police are using an algorithm to predict who’ll commit a crime in the future! [Read More…]