A project by dear friends at Cesar & Lois Art Collective who engage in a vision for Ecosystemic AI — articulating connections across prehuman and posthuman intelligences

Happy World Happiness Day! Aaron Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” is the incomprehensible masterpiece that emerged in my mind as I was settling down, rushing to organize the threads in my life that have led me to write these lines. Imagine the sound of Aaron Copland’s fanfares as you’re…

This summary introduces the results from preliminary analysis of the CORD-19 research dataset and aims to investigate the ethical and social science considerations regarding pandemic outbreak response efforts. In particular, we identify the research articles in the dataset which discuss the potential barriers and enablers for the uptake of public…

Do you ask yourself what happens to the ghostly presence that remains after you interact with a digital system?

The very moment you open a web page, scroll down, scroll up, and down again, thumbs up, thumbs down … you leave digital traces, even a kind of fingerprints that could be used to identify your mood, the likelihood you’ll buy a product, the likelihodd you’d like the next…

TLDR: A few perspectives from Cybernetics; Stories, Systems and Change; Representations in Social Science vs. Machine Learning; Minority report detection in news related to the refugee crisis; The power of community-driven investigative journalism; Seeing whole systems; [Part 1]

Reveal rather than enframe

The worldview of Cybernetics was about systems — human, nonhuman, and both…

Bobi Rakova

Social change through response-able systems that empower participation and inclusion. Ethics and Governance of AI. AI Safety Geek.

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