Episode 97: Porch Pirate Panic and the Paranoid Racism of Snitch Apps

Citations Needed | January 15, 2020 | Transcript

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Brinks Home Security commercial.
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Via @BestofNextDoor on Twitter.
Vigilante ad from 2016.
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“Porch pirate” fearmongering on KOCO Oklahoma City.
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Videos on the Ring website.
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Sarah Lustbader
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Photo of the founders of SketchFactor, via Crain’s New York.
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Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks about “flooding the zone” in Chicago in 2019. (Ashlee Rezin / Chicago Sun-Times)
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Via Pew Research Center.
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Steven Renderos
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James Baldwin

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