Albert Fox Cahn

Anti-surveillance advocate
TED Fellow Albert Fox Cahn is an anti-surveillance advocate.

Why you should listen

Albert Fox Cahn is a lawyer and technologist fighting the abuses of mass surveillance by state and local governments with the Surveillance Technology Oversight Project (STOP). STOP engages in legislative work in New York, such as making COVID-tracing safe for all residents -- including people who are undocumented -- and stopping the use of facial recognition software in schools.

Albert Fox Cahn’s TED talk