IBM Remains at Cutting Edge of Human Rights Violations

I originally posted the following information and commentary onto my Facebook wall…

“NYPD Counterterrorism”

IBM Used NYPD Surveillance Footage to Develop Technology That Lets Police Search by Skin Color:
https://theintercept.com/2018/09/06/nypd-surveillance-camera-skin-tone-search/

(George Joseph, Kenneth Lipp) In the decade after the 9/11 attacks, the New York City Police Department moved to put millions of New Yorkers under constant watch. Warning of terrorism threats, the department created a plan to carpet Manhattan’s downtown streets with thousands of cameras and had, by 2008, centralized its video surveillance operations to a single command center. Two years later, the NYPD announced that the command center, known as the Lower Manhattan Security Coordination Center, had integrated cutting-edge video analytics software into select cameras across the city.

(Read entire article here…)

My Commentary: This company is always at the cutting-edge of human rights violations.

IBM Collaborated with Nazis, Used Technology to Process Concentration-Camp-Victim Data During WWII:
http://acidrayn.com/2009/11/03/the-corporation-taking-the-right-side-documentary-clip/

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