Post Tagged with: "Racist"

England women's manager Mark Sampson: I'm not a racist

September 12, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] England women’s head coach Mark Sampson tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan that he is not a racist after allegations against him by striker Eniola Aluko. BBC Sport – Sport

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Court is a racist & homophobe – Navratilova

June 1, 2017 4:24 am0 comments
Court is a racist & homophobe - Navratilova

Eighteen-time Grand Slam champion Martina Navratilova has renewed her call for the Margaret Court Arena to be renamed – describing the Australian as a “racist and a homophobe”. Court, 74, has said she would not fly on Qantas “where possible” in protest at its support of same-sex marriage. She then […]

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Artificial intelligence: How to avoid racist algorithms

April 14, 2017 4:45 am0 comments
Artificial intelligence: How to avoid racist algorithms

There is growing concern that many of the algorithms that make decisions about our lives – from what we see on the internet to how likely we are to become victims or instigators of crime – are trained on data sets that do not include a diverse range of people. […]

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Daniel Radcliffe: Hollywood undeniably racist

September 20, 2016 11:28 am0 comments
Daniel Radcliffe: Hollywood undeniably racist

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has said it is “pretty undeniable” that Hollywood is racist. He told the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme the film world was seen as “very, very progressive”, but was “lagging behind” industries in encouraging diversity. Radcliffe also said it was hard for gay actors to come […]

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Google apologises for racist blunder

July 1, 2015 7:42 am0 comments
Google apologises for racist blunder

Google apologises for Photos app’s racist blunder 1 July 2015 From the section Technology Mr Alcine tweeted Google about the fact its app had misclassified his photo Google says it is “appalled” that its new Photos app mistakenly labelled a black couple as being “gorillas”. Its product automatically tags uploaded […]

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