safiya umoja noble

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intro’d to Safiya via her (data & society) databite 109 on her book – algos of oppression

At 5:30PM ET this evening, we’ll be livestreaming Databite 109 with @safiyanoble. Watch here:

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this talk based on her most recent book. In Algorithms of Oppression, requested to library.. thanks library

if the tech story could include a story of these patterns of global exploitation.. we might have a possibility for organizing and thinking in local and global ways for resisting that.. because ultimately that’s what i’m interested in.. t

2 convos via gershenfeld sel

ie: hlb via 2 convos that io dance.. as the day..[aka: not part\ial.. for (blank)’s sake…]..  a nother way

the voice in academia is often not our voice.. t

begs mech to listen to every voice.. as it could be..

the most vulnerable in our society becomes the experimental groups.. the commodities.. this is where indigenous communities have very deep knowledge and also very powerful forms of resistance to that and we need to keep those things in mind .. t

holmgren indigenous law


3 mi – in the end i call for alts.. what it means to imagine /create alts in our info public sphere that are based on a diff set of ethics..

imagine self-talk as data.. because of gershenfeld sel

as it could be..



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Asst prof at USC Annenberg School of Communication | new book!  | Researcher, author, media go-to on race, gender and technology

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