Government Surveillance and Race, Part 1

A day-long conference was held examining historical and current perspectives of surveillance of black communities. Speakers included Pulitzer Prize-winner David Levering-Lewis talking about the history of surveillance of African… read more

Government Surveillance and Race, Part 1 A day-long conference was held examining historical and current perspectives of surveillance of black communities. Speakers included Pulitzer Prize-winner David Levering-Lewis talking about the history of surveillance of African Americans for signs of subversion from slavery to the present-day Black Lives Matters movement.

After introductory remarks presentations and panel discussions were held: “Notes on the Color of Surveillance” by Alvaro Bedoya; “Surveillance in the Slave Era” by Simone Browne; “Watching Back: There’s an App for That” by Brandon Anderson and Anthony Cook; “Surveillance of Low-Income Communities” by Khiara Bridges, Hamid Khan, and Robert Patterson; and “The ‘Negro Subversion’ Division: Early 20th Century Surveillance” by David Levering Lewis.

“The Color of Surveillance: Government Monitoring of the African American Community” was held by Georgetown Law and the Center on Privacy and Technology. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 08, 2016 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 28, 2016 | 5:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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