While being fired for voicing sexual harassment claim to HR did not seem very funny to me four years ago; Sarah’s body in Kent and Lola’s tortured body in a suitcase definitely does not seem funny to me now. I think the time we take women security issue seriously is long overdue. Instead of women worrying over moving around the city, we need stronger tech and better AI to come to our rescue. What needs to happen is the introduction of stronger AI and face recognition software imprinted throughout Western CCTV networks, to start with.
Human mind has been constructed in such a way that we are able to have one thing on our mind and another – on our tongue. This means that if at least one human being can have their real thought and intentions hidden, all others should be able to do the same. If one person has data privacy, so should anyone else. Pure game theory. Thus, as much a question of ethics, data privacy is a matter of physical survival.