3: History & Future of Racialized Surveillance

3: History & Future of Racialized Surveillance

From a growing culture of deputized surveillance, to shows like “Ring Nation,” surveillance is evolving with us. Carl speaks to Rumsha Sajid and Danny Cendejas, two deeply experienced organizers working at MediaJustice, about the historic roots of present day surveillance—colonialism and slavery—and the continued disproportionate impact that surveillance has on communities of color.


Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness by Simone Browne

Understanding Mass Incarceration: A People’s Guide to the Key Civil Rights Struggle of Our Time, by James Kilgore

Unshackling Freedom Toolkit, https://mediajustice.org/unshackling-freedom/

Find Media Justice’s work at https://mediajustice.org/ and @mediajustice on social.

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