Turning a Blind Eye to Race in STEM: Policing Technology May Reinforce Racial Bias

This past summer, following the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and too many other tragedies by police, there have been rising demands for defunding, disarming, or divesting from police departments across the United States. One particular letter, “Boycott collaboration with police,” calls for the mathematics community to stop working with police departments on technology, … Continue reading Turning a Blind Eye to Race in STEM: Policing Technology May Reinforce Racial Bias