POSTED ON 1220MEDIA.COM AUGUST 23, 2021

Civil Liberties Groups Demand Ban on Facial Recognition Technology in UK

" A group of civil society bodies has called on the government to ban facial recognition cameras, while accusing police and the Home Office of bypassing Parliament over guidance for the use of the technology. "

The Epoch Times by PA - August 23, 2021

POSTED ON 1220MEDIA.COM MARCH 28, 2021

New York Will Officially Begin Requiring ‘Vaccine Passports’ On April 2

"New Yorkers will be required to show “vaccine passports” – proof that they have received the COVID-19 vaccine – in order to re-enter society."

Daily Wire, by Ashe Schow - March 27, 2021
https://www.dailywire.com/news/new-york-will-officially-begin-requiring-vaccine-passports-on-april-2

PUBLISHED ON 1220MEDIA.COM FEBRUARY 13, 2021

Tighter Scrutiny of Social Media Postings for Security Clearances Pushed in House

"This would involve, at a minimum, updating the Office of Personnel Management’s Standard Form 86 to ask applicants for national security positions to disclose all social media platforms on which they participate and all social media handles used and to grant permission to share nonpublic social media information with investigators,”

FEDWeek.com - February 8, 2021
https://www.fedweek.com/federal-managers-daily-report/key-house-member-backs-tighter-scrutiny-for-clearances/

When a Palm Reader Knows More Than Your Life Line

“'you are enabling another level of danger,' said Joseph Atick, a pioneer in biometric identity systems who consults for governments"

The New York Times, by Natasha Singer - Nov. 10, 2012
https://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/technology/biometric-data-gathering-sets-off-a-privacy-debate.html