September 28, 2023 - 2:00pm PDT
S.T.O.P. - a local organization in the Electronic Frontier Alliance, (not EFF) will host this event:

Tech & Society Salon: Close Rikers Now!

From the Organizers:

A discussion critiquing the techno-solutionist responses to the worsening conditions inside Rikers Island Jail, centering the state of detainees' health and safety as Mayor Eric Adams and DOC Commissioner Louis Molina implement automated corrections technology and slash re-entry services and oversight measures. Joined by Chaplain Dr. Victoria Phillips (Visionary V) and Janos Marton (Dream Corps JUSTICE). Moderated by Kat Phan (S.T.O.P.). 


Thursday, September 28
5 pm ET


This event is organized not by EFF, but by S.T.O.P., 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.