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Congressional Testimony on Societal Impact of AI

Co-founder of the AI Now Institute, Meredith Whittaker testified before Congress on the societal and ethical implications of artificial intelligence.
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Risks of Face Surveillance in American Cities

Many American cities are investing in facial recognition surveillance which poses a threat to civil rights, according to a report from Georgetown University’s Center on Privacy and Technology.
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Ranking Companies on Digital Rights

The 2019 Digital Rights Corporate Accountability Index from New America Foundation ranks digital communications companies on freedom of expression, governance, and privacy.

"All the Ways Hiring Algorithms Can Introduce Bias"

Harvard Business Review
Related Grantee: Upturn
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Lack of Diversity Perpetuates Bias in AI

Lack of diversity within the artificial intelligence sector leads to biased programs that replicate historical discrimination, according to a report from the AI Now Institute.

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Stephanie Platz

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Eric Sears

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Alexandria Becker

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer
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