15 Mar 2008
Think of the Children

What these readers are effective at is conditioning kids to accept surveillance and routine searches and identity checks without particularized suspcion. … a small boy behind us chirped up, “No you have to be fingerprinted! Everybody has to be fingerprinted!”

Cory Doctorow, Fingertip biometrics at Disney turnstiles: the Mouse does its bit for the police state, at Boing Boing

Category: Life-Society
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