October 22, 2020 - 3:00pm PDT

Restore the 4th, Minnesota, a local organization in the Electronic Frontier Alliance, (not EFF) will host this event:

Police Surveillance Town Hall

From the Organizers

What is facial recognition technology? How is it harmful to our communities? Join us for a town hall discussion on banning facial recognition technology in Minneapolis, as well as a broader conversation on surveillance and military equipment in your city.

Learn from our experts about how cities are using this technology and what steps they are taking to increase oversight and accountability. Panelists include:
• Jaylani Hussein, CAIR-MN Executive Director
• Steve Fletcher, Council Member Ward 3
• Elizabeth Adams, Stanford University Fellow: Race & Technology
• Chad Marlow, ACLU Senior Advocacy & Policy Counsel
• Emun Solomon, Researcher, Stanford University, Snapchat Product Manager
• Munira Mohamed, ACLU-MN Policy Associate (Moderator)

This event will stream on Facebook live Thursday, Oct. 22 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Don’t worry if you are unable to attend. The video will be recorded and available immediately afterward on our Facebook page and website.


Thursday, October 22
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDT



This event is organized not by EFF, but by the Restore the 4th, Minnesota, a grassroots group participating in the Electronic Frontier Alliance. The EFA is a network of grassroots organizations across the country committed to promoting digital rights. Together, we're building a movement to promote freedom of expression, privacy, security, creativity, and access to knowledge.