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Around the world, social movements are turning drones, wearables, and other surveillance tech against the state

An aerial photo, presumably taken by drone, of protests in LA. “ALL BLACK LIVES MATTER” is painted on the road.
An aerial photo, presumably taken by drone, of protests in LA. “ALL BLACK LIVES MATTER” is painted on the road.
An aerial view of Hollywood Boulevard painted with the words ‘All Black Lives Matter’ near the famous TCL Chinese Theatre as protests continue in the wake of George Floyd’s death on June 13, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Mario Tama/Mario Tama/Getty Images


‘Criminality cannot be predicted. Full stop.’

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‘It’s obvious to me that I’ve lost the trust of the city council,’ police Chief Dave Bertini said during a virtual town hall

A “like” sign at the front of Facebook in Menlo Park. Photo: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images


Today’s events aren’t simply another turn of the news cycle

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Court hearings are going virtual in response to COVID-19. Studies show they can lead to harsher outcomes for defendants.

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Reasonable Doubt

Automation is creeping into the courtroom, and it’s going to change the way we think about the law

Illustration: Robert Beatty


Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Apple are facing increasing government scrutiny over competitive practices. They’ll fight back, but there is precedent to take action.

Bill Gates at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on March 3, 1998. Photo: Douglas Graham/Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images

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