We Must Fix AI’s Diversity Problem

A lack of diverse staff is creating racist, sexist and classist intelligence

Pepper, a white robot developed by Softbank Robotics. Photo by Alex Knight on Unsplash.

“Well, right now I’m focused on women, you know, and it’s back to Marc [Benioff]’s focus on priorities. I have employees, that are, you know, other types of diversity coming to me and saying well why aren’t we focused on these other areas as well, and I said yes we should focus on them but, you know, the phrase we use internally is ‘If everything is important, then nothing is important.’

Diversity issues deployed

The full picture of bias

Turkish is a gender-neutral language, so the translation back to English is subject to bias.

Fixing AI bias

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