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strategist, software engineer, entrepreneur, activist. Tech DIVA at https://t.co/jFlLu3A0l9, consultant and advisor to tech co's. https://t.co/nfS8lN6ORL
26 Feb
Back in Olympia today for the House ITED Committee hearing on #SB6280, regulating law enforcement use of facial recognition. #waleg #FaceSurveillance
Here's my post on Friday's #SB6281 hearing. #waleg

medium.com/a-change-is-co…
Veena Dubal makes a great point in "SF Was Right to Ban Facial Recognition":

"Even in an imaginary future where algorithmic discrimination does not exist, facial recognition software simply cannot de-bias the practice and impact of state surveillance."

theguardian.com/commentisfree/…
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21 Feb
Up early today to head down to Olympia for the hearing on #SB6281, the (very bad) Washington Privacy Act. Hopefully, I'll be live-tweeting on this thread.

Here's a chart from @ACLU_WA highlighting just some of the problems with SB6281.
@ACLU_WA And if you're in Washington State, please let ask your legislators to OPPOSE SB6281 in its current form.

@SEAindivisible has an action item up, with a ample script and instructions on how to contact your legislators, at facebook.com/SeattleIndivis…
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