Zach Campbell is a journalist based in Barcelona, Spain. His work has appeared in Atavist Magazine, Harper's, Politico Europe and others.
Leaked Reports Show EU Police Are Planning a Pan-European Network of Facial Recognition Databases
The proposal to link the EU’s facial recognition databases would likely connect them to the U.S. as well, in a massive consolidation of biometric data.
Drone WarsSwarms of Drones, Piloted by Artificial Intelligence, May Soon Patrol Europe’s Borders
The EU is funding the development of AI-powered drones that would autonomously patrol Europe’s borders. The project’s potential for military use can’t be ignored.
Making a KillingLeft-Wing Leaders in Spain Condemn the War in Yemen, but Keep Up Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia
In the shipbuilding city of Cádiz, a mayor from Podemos says workers are being forced to choose between bread and peace.
The Man Behind the Barcelona Attacks Was on Police Radar for Years. How Did They Let It Happen?
A year after the attack on Las Ramblas, the unfolding story of Abdelbaki Es Satty points more to a failure of the police than of the community he hid among.