How 'human rights by design' can save us from AI misuse

Published Sep 29 2021 at 4:04 PM GMT
  • Events over the past few years have revealed several human rights violations associated with increasing advances in artificial intelligence (AI).
  • Algorithms created to regulate speech online have censored speech ranging from religious content to sexual diversity.
  • AI systems created to monitor illegal activities have been used to track and target human rights defenders.
  • And algorithms have discriminated against Black people when they have been used to detect cancers or assess the flight risk of people accused of crimes.
  • As researchers studying the intersection between AI and social justice, we've been examining solutions developed to tackle AI's…This story continues at The Next Web.



  • Published Sep 29, 2021 4:04 PM GMT