***ALSO DON’T PARTICIPATE IN CONTACT TRACING AT ALL****
SIGN PETITION: No to mandatory contact tracing and government surveillance for the coronavirus in Canada
The basic idea of using new technologies for surveillance is that a smartphone app will record each instance when an infected person comes into contact with an uninfected person, and, theoretically, notify the uninfected person of possible exposure to the coronavirus.
Quoting start of petition:
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We, the undersigned, call on you to reject mandatory contact tracing and government surveillance, especially using smartphone and other new technologies to keep records on people’s movements and personal contacts
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