Tag Archives : surveillance

Codesign Spring 2014 Presentations

I had the honor of TAing this past semester of the Codesign Studio out of the MIT Media Lab with Sash, Bex, and Aditi. The topic this round was COUNTERSURVIELLANCE, and our project partners ranged from the EFF to the Guardian project to Transition House. The final presentations were amazing (as was the rest of […]

MetaData to Meta-Organizing

In this session, we will talk about the lived experience of local and domain-specific surveillance, like fusion centers, surveillance of poor people, and predatory targeting, and creative forms of resistance. We’ll also discuss disconnections between techies and communities historically most affected by tracking and data profiling in the United States, and opportunities for the future. […]