Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 5 May – 11 May 2018.
Is Your Script Gender-Balanced? Try This Test – The New York Times
Opportunities and Threats to Human Rights Inherent in Technological Advances – New Zealand Human Rights Commission
Artificial Intelligence for the American People – The White House
U.S. ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules will Expire on June 11: FCC – Reuters
Social Media and Content Regulation
Google Bans Online Ads on Abortion Referendum – The Irish Times
Facebook Ads – Exposing Russia’s Effort to Sow Discord Online: The Internet Research Agency and Advertisements – US House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Democrats
Facebook to Step Up Verification of Contentious Ads – The Financial Times
Technology and Security
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