The Color of Surveillance

On April 8, 2016, Georgetown Law and the Center on Privacy & Technology held a landmark conference to begin bridging that gap. Entitled The Color of Surveillance: Government Monitoring of the African American Community, the conference explored the role of law enforcement and national security surveillance in the relationship between African Americans and their government – beginning with the colonial era and continuing to the present day.

Read Center founder Alvaro Bedoya’s Slate essay on the “The Color of Surveillance“—or watch conference highlights below: