Technology has the power to foster connection, community, learning and promote equity and justice. But it can easily be used as a tool for surveillance, division, discrimination and to amplify inequality.
Welcome to Keep Me Posted – a podcast about the intersection of race, rights, democracy and justice in the digital age.
Each episode of Keep Me Posted will be a short conversation with leading experts and advocates in law, civil rights and technology.
Episode 2: Hannah Sassaman
In the midst of COVID-19 & uprisings calling for the end of police violence across the U.S. & around the world, lawmakers & leaders are turning to technology for a cheap & decisive solution. But what should we do when these solutions increase surveillance, unjustly placing eyes on Black & Brown people?
This episode features a conversation with Hannah Sassaman, Policy Director at the Philadelphia based Movement Alliance Project (MAP).
Episode 3: Mutale Nkonde
In the wake of the police murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade and so many other Black people, our society faces a reckoning - 400 years overdue - about anti-Black violence and white supremacy.
What effect does corporate rebranding have if Black people continue to be underrepresented in the tech world while overly impacted by anti-Blackness hard-wired into our algorithms and artificial intelligence?
This episode features a conversation with Mutale Nkonde, CEO of AI for the People.
Episode 1: Neema Singh Guliani
Introducing… Keep Me Posted: A New Podcast from Spitfire, hosted by Jen Carnig. Each episode of Keep Me Posted will feature a short conversation with leading experts and advocates in law, civil rights and technology.
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Excellent, insightful conversations about tech and justice
Thoughtful, insightful, and accessible conversations about the intersections of technology, privacy, inequity, and social justice. Highly recommend!
Nice insider view on intersection of tech and civil rights - eager for more!