White Supremacy’s Control on DEI, and Why the Work Will Never Be Done

LaShana Lewis
Jun 21 · 3 min read
Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

I just finished watching Coded Bias, and was thinking about how many times I’ve had the conversation about why diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is important in technology. The documentary expands upon the continuing argument that AI, Machine Learning, and many algorithmic paths are laden in white supremacist thinking and bias. In the film, the journey of M.I.T…