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Algorithmic Justice Warrior: Joy Buolamwini

When we picture warriors, it isn’t very common to associate them with algorithms, computer science, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The same stereotypical bias that lives in our minds concerning warriors, lives in the software and vision of computers. Except computers don’t have minds and eyes of their own, they’re programmed by groups of…

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Police Departments Across the Nation Equipping Body Cameras

There’s no question that the American public feels safer knowing that law enforcement officers are utilizing body and dashboard cameras while on-duty. Now, police departments across the U.S. are funding body camera programs and donning their new technology on the streets. Police departments in Jacksonville, TN, Chicago, IL, and Buffalo, NY are funding body and…

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International African American Museum Inching Closer to $25 Million Fundraising Goal

The International African American Museum is on its way to reaching its fundraising goal of $25 million. According to the Charleston City Paper, after a $500,000 pledge from the New York-based Gilder Foundation, the International African American Museum is now just $9 million short of its $25 million fundraising goal. The Gilder Foundation was created…

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