Are Algorithms Building the New Infrastructure of Racism?

How we use big data can reinforce our worst biases — or help fix them

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Feb 21 · 12 min read
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By Aaron M. Bornstein

“We don’t know what our customers look like,” said Craig Berman, vice president of global communications at Amazon, to Bloomberg News in June 2015. Berman was responding to allegations that the company’s…

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