Eyeo 2016, Code + Activism
A Collection of Links, specifically related to the inner-city surveillance.
I found this collection of links incredibly eye-opening. This is a very quick dump of the links from today’s afternoon session, please excuse my lack of organization and further context on each link, but there’s a wealth of information in each article below.
Lantern Laws and Historical Context
An introduction of historical lantern laws, as an early form of “technology” used as surveillance and tracking.
The Secret Surveillance Catalogue
A source provided The Intercept with a secret, internal catalogue of cell-phone surveillance devices used by the…theintercept.com
Additionally, here are some technologies that are promote modern forms of lantern-law enforcement, and/or have little to no checks and balances for privacy (as well as being used in targeted and highly profiled neighborhoods)
Social Media Profiling
A growing use of “intelligence-driven prosecution,” or in other words, free (as in without all the red-tape and burden-of-proof required in a wire-tap) snooping on social media and decontextualized association.
Gang Injunctions as a new “tool” for local law enforcement “profiling”
Walking home from his girlfriend's house late one evening in 2009, Christian Rodriguez, a 19-year-old from Mar Vista…news.usc.edu
Nuisance Abatement Misuse
Groups Making a Difference
Here are a couple of groups who are cataloging and exposing some of the uses of technology and legal frameworks.
Click HERE to view/download the FBI's Preventing Violent Extremism in Schools (January 2016). COMMUNITY RESEARCHER…stoplapdspying.org