Creating a Digital Poorhouse: Technology, Human Rights, and
Season 23 Episode 33 | 1h 33s
Today, decision-making for of social service and safety net programs - everything from Medicaid to food stamps, housing and rental assistance to child welfare - is controlled not by human beings. Proponents argue this system is more efficient. However, what if these automated systems are actually a form of discrimination, working to perpetuate, the inequality they aim to address?
Aired: 05/31/18Video has closed captioning.