Privacy Blog

"Friends don’t let friends get spied on.' – Richard Stallman, President of the Free Software Foundation and longtime advocate of privacy in technology.

The Dangers of Facial Recognition: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Want to learn about just some of the dangers of the widespread use of facial recognition software? John Oliver takes a look at facial recognition technology, how it’s used by private companies and law enforcement, and why it can be dangerous. The video is available on YouTube at or in the video player below. Caution: the video contains some profanity.

Categories: Facial Recognition, Offline Privacy & Security

1 reply

  1. Thanks, Dick. John Oliver’s stuff is always impeccably researched.


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