I don’t know how as a society we can be okay with routinely taking people’s photographs outdoors and entering them into databases. The implications of that are beyond frightening.

Yes, technology gets it wrong much of the time. Toddlers being inaccurately labeled as felons is awful.

But I’d be just as disturbed if the system got it right all the time. We don’t live in a free society if our movements are tracked.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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