An Amazon staffer says over 450 employees wrote to Jeff Bezos demanding Amazon stop selling facial recognition software to police (AMZN)

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Business Insider—An anonymous Amazon employee wrote an op-ed for Medium demanding that Amazon stop selling its facial recognition software Rekognition to police forces. The employee said over 450 Amazon staffers wrote to Jeff Bezos asking for the same thing a few weeks ago, but have heard nothing back. The letter also demanded that Amazon kick software company Palantir off Amazon Web Services. An anonymous Amazon employee has written an op-ed for Medium demanding that Amazon cease selling facial recognition...

Amazon employees demand the firm stop selling its facial recognition tech to police. Over 450 Amazon employees have urged CEO Jeff Bezos to quit selling the tech giant's controversial facial recognition technology to cops, according to a new letter.