Amazon doesn’t just ship packages….
It providers ‘cloud’ , more correctly , computer data servers and software to Homeland Security and ICE and other law enforcement agencies across the country…
Oh, and other Sillicon Valley tech companies want in to what Amazon has…The money is good…..
A new report commissioned by advocacy groups finds that multiple tech companies, including Amazon and Palantir, are of special importance to immigration authorities “due to their involvement at multiple points in the profiling, tracking and apprehension of undocumented persons.”
Why it matters: Contracts between major tech companies and immigration enforcers have drawn attention from the companies’ employees, some of whom object to playing a role in the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown.