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14 December 2019

Commentary: A bill of data rights is needed to protect freedom of expression & privacy in the digital age

Author: Martin Tisne, MIT Technology Review

"It's time for a bill of data rights," 14 Dec 2018...

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14 January 2019

USA: Investors file resolutions with companies at risk for human rights violations due to govt. contracts related to immigration

In December 2018, investor members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility launched a corporate campaign focused on a group of six companies across the private prison, e-commerce, banking and defense sectors, deemed at risk for human...

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13 January 2019

USA: 2018 report on state of human rights details violations of labour rights, access to water & free, prior & informed consent

Author: US Human Rights Network

In the United States this year...we have seen undeniable, egregious, and unapologetic violations of human rights... Illegal and immoral attempts to encroach on American Indian lands, territories, and the resources of Indigenous Peoples have always been...

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11 January 2019

Amazon's response

Author: Amazon

Amazon responded with the following links: • https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/thoughts-on-machine-learning-accuracy/• https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/some-quick-thoughts-on-the-public-discu...

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9 January 2019

USA: Immigrants disproportionately subjected to surveillance, raising concerns regarding privacy & discrimination

Author: Sophie Haigney, Pacific Standard

"Not all surveillance is created equal," 7 Jan 2019...

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6 January 2019

Commentary: AI amplifies civic freedoms and creates need to develop int'l and local enabling norms

Author: Zach Lampell & Lily Liu, OpenGlobalRights

"How can AI amplify civic freedoms," 18 December 2018...

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21 December 2018

Amnesty Intl. finds high levels of online abuse of women on Twitter; incl. company comments

Following the launch of its "Toxic Twitter" report in March 2018, Amnesty International launched Troll Patrol, a global crowdsourcing effort to demonstrate the scale and nature of abuse that women continue to experience on Twitter. In collaboration...

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14 December 2018

Commentary: It is high time to bind new technology to basic constitutional principles in order to protect human rights, democracy and rule of law

Author: Paul Nemitz, The Royal Society Publishing

"...The principle of rule of law, democracy and human rights by design in AI is necessary because on the one hand the capabilities of AI, based on big data and combined with the pervasiveness of devices and sensors of the Internet of things, will...

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7 December 2018

Microsoft adopts ethical principles on facial recognition technology & pushes for govt. regulation

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30 November 2018

Access Now report identifies human rights risks posed by AI & recommends companies conduct human rights due diligence & provide transparency

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