Over the past few days, I’ve been reading the major plans for what comes after social distancing. You can read them, too. There’s one from the right-leaning American Enterprise Institute, the left… Open at source
~12 min read · Aug 24th · What if paid work were no longer the centerpiece of American life?
future of work
Work has long been a social outlet for Americans — we’re more likely to make new friends through our jobs than any other setting, including school, neighborhood, or through existing friendships
people enough money to live on, even enough to support a family. They provided health insurance so people could go to a doctor if they got sick. Th
A family of three with a breadwinner making the federal minimum — also the minimum in 21 states — falls below the federal poverty line. “If you are working full time, you should not be considered officially poor in this country,” Holder said.
9 min read · Sep 18th · GPT-3 is a smart and poetic AI. It also says terrible things about Muslims.
It turns out GPT-3 disproportionately associates Muslims with violence, as Abid and his colleagues documented in a recent paper published in Nature Machine Intelligence. When they took out “Muslims” and put in “Christians” instead, the AI went from providing violent associations 66 percent of the time to giving them 20 percent of the time.
Hammond hypothesized that there’s much more published about Xinjiang by Chinese sources than by Western sources, so the pro-China perspectives were more heavily weighted when GPT-3 was trained on online texts.