Our essential reading list contains additional resources.


Davey Alba, “With No Laws To Guide It, Here’s How Orlando Is Using Amazon’s Facial Recognition Technology,” BuzzFeed, 30 October 2018.

“Amazon marketed its facial recognition tools to Orlando’s police department, providing tens of thousands of dollars of technology to the city at no cost, and shielding the Rekognition pilot with a mutual nondisclosure agreement that kept its details out of the public eye.” 


Brian Barrett, “Lawmakers Can’t Ignore Facial Recognition’s Bias Anymore,” WIRED, 26 July 2018.



Kelly Gates, excerpt from Our Biometric Futures: Facial Recognition Technology and the Culture of Surveillance, New York: NYU Press, 2011.