Zach Campbell is a journalist based in Barcelona, Spain. His work has appeared in Atavist Magazine, The Guardian, Politico Europe, and other outlets.
Tools for Repression in Myanmar Expose Gap Between EU Tech Investment and Regulation
Europe is developing phone-cracking technology with a company that has exported to authoritarian regimes.
Italy’s Anti-Mafia Directorate and the “Dirty Campaign” to Criminalize Migration
Internal documents reveal how a niche police office in Rome quietly shaped EU border policy in the central Mediterranean.
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.