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Q. If machine learning is so smart, how come AI models are such racist, sexist homophobes? A. Humans really suck

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One point to make is that IF there were such correlations to be made, an AI would be objective to make them. It's political/scientific suicide to do any work suggesting differences due to race. Of course that's for almost entirely good reasons but DOES mean pure science can be blocked in areas where social/political feelings run high.

We can see this already happens - some crime statistics will get you called racist if you mention them even though they are objective facts, whether or not you try to explain WHY they are like that.

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