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Google Researcher Says She Was Fired Over Paper Highlighting Bias in A.I.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/03/technology/google-researcher-timnit-gebru.html

Timnit Gebru, one of the few Black women in her field, had voiced exasperation over the company's response to efforts to increase minority hiring. A well-respected Google researcher said she was fired by the company after criticizing its approach to minority hiring and the biases built into today's artificial intelligence systems. Timnit Gebru, who was a co-leader of Google's Ethical A.I.