October 1, 2021
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Conversation: Disrupting Big Data & Public Health Surveillance in a Eugenic Age
Confronting the role of technology, big data, and surveillance, this conversation will address the implications of medical and policing technologies, public health surveillance used to vilify communities. Exploring how and why we must challenge and dismantle these systems to interrupt dangerous eugenic narratives and violence. Featuring movement organizers Hamid Khan of Stop LAPD Spying Coalition, Bita Amani of Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, and Courtni Andrews of Equal Health—with Brian Tate of Tate Strategies as moderator.