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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.

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    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

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

    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).

    • 18 min
    Episode 3: Mutale Nkonde

    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.

    • 17 min
    Episode 1: Neema Singh Guliani

    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.

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Adb94110 ,

Excellent, insightful conversations about tech and justice

Thoughtful, insightful, and accessible conversations about the intersections of technology, privacy, inequity, and social justice. Highly recommend!

Brooklyn Mom 11220 ,

Great insight

Nice insider view on intersection of tech and civil rights - eager for more!

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