“How High Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor.”

Automatic inequality

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Tue, Jan 23rd, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

In this video of PBS' The Open Mind, University of Albany political scientist Virginia Eubanks explains how a lot of the most innovative and cutting edge technologies in are first tested on poor working people are coming to dominate (and ruin) our lives.

University of Albany political scientist Virginia Eubanks discusses her new book “Automating Inequality: How High Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor.” (Taped: 12/05/2017)

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