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What are the dangers of facial recognition technology? | The Stream

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Last week, San Francisco, California became the first major city in the United States to ban the use of facial recognition technology by police and government agencies. 132 more words

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Community Enraged After Police Use Plastic Bag During Arrest of Minor!

A community in Sacramento, California are enraged after witnessing police utilize a plastic bag during an arrest. Body cam video evidence shows police placing a plastic bag over the head of a 12-year-old boy while arresting him. 345 more words

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Free KY Amish Farmer Samuel Girod

(Please read and follow the link to sign petition for a man who has been unjustly jailed for charges which originated with a labeling infraction that led up to him being incarcerated. 503 more words

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US Federal Police Evicting Activists from Venezuelan Embassy in Washington – Consortiumnews

The text of the eviction notice reads in part: ““Ambassadors Vecchio and Tarre have requested and directed anyone who is present on this property to depart from it immediately, and to not return without these ambassadors’ express authorization,” said the eviction notice, which was dated May 13. 51 more words

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Activists At Venezuela Embassy In DC Served With Eviction Notice

WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities served an eviction notice Monday to activists who have stayed for more than a month inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington and asked them to leave immediately. 242 more words

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Gay rights activists arrested at Havana pride march

Havana: A number of gay rights activists have been arrested after they clashed with the police at an unauthorised pride march in Cuba’s capital, Havana. 149 more words

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