New study and map on Current Practices of Biometric Mass Surveillance in the EU commissioned by @GreensEFA. Alarming expansion of testing and deployment across the EU. Read the report➡️ extranet.greens-efa.eu/publi… The map 🗺: greens-efa.eu/biometricsurve… THREAD🧵🔽

7:44 AM · Oct 25, 2021

1
30
3
53
"This report is further proof that George Orwell’s dystopian look into the future could soon be outlived by reality. The EU needs to stop its funding of the development of such dangerous surveillance technologies immediately!", commented MEP @echo_pbreyer
1
3
0
14
“In spite of public discourse against their use, these technologies are being developed below the radar. It is of utmost importance to edict a clear ban, & prohibit the deployment of [biometric mass surveillance] technologies in public spaces.” concludes @saskiabricmont
1
1
0
15
Today at 16.00, we will present the study and interactive map in our public live webinar and discuss two biometric surveillance experiments in Belgium’s Zaventem Airport and Berlin’s Südkreuz train station. Register here! patrick-breyer.de/event/curr…
0
5
0
15