Ex-Google AI ethics expert Timnit Gebru to launch anti-bias research institute

Dec 05, 2021No Comments

Dr. Timnit Gebru on Thursday announced her post-Google plans for fostering the ethical development of artificial intelligence technology — launching an independent research institute of her own. The prominent computer scientist’s new move comes after

U.S. Government Sells One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Clan Album Once Belonging to Martin Shkreli to Help Cover Debts

Jul 28, 2021No Comments

Screenshot: YouTube/Reuters On Tuesday, the United States government auctioned off a rare Wu-Tang album to an unknown buyer for an undisclosed amount. According to a press release from the United States Attorney’s Office Eastern District

Fired NYPD discrimination investigator shared racist rants online, records show

Mar 16, 2021No Comments

Former NYPD Deputy Inspector James Kobel attempted to cover up his racist rants by lying on several occasions to investigators. According to the NY Daily News, it was recently discovered that he used his work laptop and

Judge to Rule on Restoring Georgia’s Purged Voters By Khalil Abdullah

Dec 22, 2020No Comments

Judge to Rule on Restoring Georgia’s Purged Voters By Khalil Abdullah Ethnic media Services Arguments in federal court continued this week on whether Georgia’s secretary of state’s office, the defendant in a lawsuit, illegally purged

New Year’s Resolutions the Biden Administration Can Make Right Now  By Ben Jealous

Dec 22, 2020No Comments

I don’t know about all of you, but it feels to me like Christmas came early this year. Electing a new president and vice president was a gift that 81 million Americans gave to ourselves

Thanksgiving 2020: Grateful for new hope and new direction in our nation By Ben Jealous

Nov 25, 2020No Comments

This hasn’t been a normal year, and it isn’t going to be a normal Thanksgiving. Instead of looking forward to family and feasting, many of us are listening to health officials begging us to avoid

Kenya Barris embraces criticism of Netflix show ‘#BlackAF’: ‘I take opinions good with the bad’

May 02, 2020No Comments

(Photo: Netflix) Netflix series #BlackAF has struck a chord in the Black community to become one of the most polarizing new titles on the streaming platform. The underlying topics of colorism and Black representation in media

Former Jacksonville Jaguars star Telvin Smith arrested for allegedly having sex with minor

May 01, 2020No Comments

In 2019, Jacksonville Jaguar linebacker Telvin Smith told the Jaguars that after a five-year NFL career he was retiring so that he could “get his world” in order. READ MORE: NFL star Bashaud Breeland stared down

Trump speculates that China released virus in lab ‘mistake’

May 01, 2020No Comments

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an event on protecting America’s senior citizens in the East Room of the White House April 30, 2020 in Washington, DC. Older adults and those with underlying medical conditions

Will Smith and ‘Fresh Prince’ cast pay emotional tribute to Uncle Phil on Snapchat

Apr 30, 2020No Comments

Will Smith as William ‘Will’ Smith, James Avery as Philip Banks in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBCU Photo Bank Will Smith and the cast of the Fresh Prince of Bel

The Game releases animated tribute to Nipsey Hussle, Kobe Bryant

Apr 30, 2020No Comments

The Game (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for BET) Los Angeles native The Game is mourning two of the city’s lost sons in a new animated video. Born Jayceon Taylor, The Game openly mourned

Stacey Abrams ‘marketing’ herself to be Biden’s VP is drawing criticism

Apr 29, 2020No Comments

(Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for The Hollywood Reporter) Stacey Abrams’s ambition to be the next vice president of the United States isn’t impressing everyone. READ MORE: Joe Biden announces when he expects to name