The University of Missouri is among 40 institutions using an app called SpotterEDU to track students. The ACLU of Missouri says this practice involves “deep privacy concerns.” Meanwhile, some 40 groups are pushing to stop the U.S. government from using facial recognition, and privacy advocates are worried that the rise of all-seeing smart camera networks threatens civil rights.
As social mood trends positively in the U.S., people are pushing back against surveillance technologies.
To find out more about social mood’s influence on surveillance, read “The Authoritarianism Battle: Governments Increase their Monitoring and Control of Citizens.”
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