Biometrics and COVID-19: a Perfect Storm for Disability Discrimination

Clear’s new Health Pass program could easily be used to discriminate against disabled people

Sarah K Stricker
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6 min readOct 19, 2020

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Biometrics, tools which use individual unchangeable characteristics to verify one’s identity, are being woven into increasingly more areas of our lives. From fingerprints to facial recognition…

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Sarah K Stricker
Invisible Illness

Writing about disability, chronic illness, & mental health. MS in health communication from @NUHealthComm. Find my work in Invisible Illness & No End in Sight.