The statement calls for reforms, including ending the harassment of Black students by campus police officers, and addressing the fact that Black people get constant reminders that others don’t think they belong. (Jenkins, an associate director of the Michigan Robotics Institute, said the most common question he hears on campus is, “Are you on the football team?”) All the nonwhite, nonmale researchers interviewed for this article recalled such moments. In her book, Howard recalls walking into a room to lead a meeting about navigational AI for a Mars rover and being told she was in the wrong place because secretaries were working down the hall. … [Read more...] about Can we make our robots less biased than we are?
Late last week, park workers posted “Road Closed Except Authorized Vehicles” signs along a 1.8-mile-long stretch of MLK, Overlook and Middle drives. Those closures connected with the existing closure of a 1.4-mile stretch of John F. Kennedy Drive in the eastern end of the park, completing the car-free route. … [Read more...] about Panhandle to the Pacific: A car-free route opens in Golden Gate Park
"Look, when a voter votes on a Dominion machine, they fill out a ballot on a touch screen. They are given a printed copy which they then give to a local election official for safekeeping. If any electronic interference had taken place, the tally reported electronically would not match the printed ballots. And in every case where we've looked at -- in Georgia, all across the country -- the printed ballot, the gold standard in election security, has matched the electronic tally," Dominion spokesman Michael Steel said in an interview on "America's News Headquarters." … [Read more...] about Fired election security official calls fraud claims ‘nonsense’; Trump slams system as ‘international joke’
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"Georgia's election process depends entirely on voting machines, tabulators and software purchased from Dominion Voting Systems Corporation ('Dominion') that was compromised. Computerized vote recording and tabulations are controlled by software programs that were designed to cheat, and which were open to human manipulation," the filing continued. … [Read more...] about District judge halts 3 Georgia counties from erasing Dominion voting machine data