Facial recognition surveillance from CCTV cameras can identify you as you walk from place to place. The technology is spreading very quickly, and law enforcement agencies are buying equipment. Currently, facial recognition software is unreliable and means that the wrong person is arrested by the authorities, because the algorithm made a mistake. Evan Greer from ‘Fight for the Future’ talked with Thom and their recently launched campaign to stop all forms of facial recognition.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.