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Archive News & Announcements - 2018

[SHARE] How Humans Get Hacked: Yuval Noah Harari & Tristan Harris Talk with WIRED

Oct 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. Historian and bestselling author Yuval Noah Harari and Tristan Harris co-founder and executive director of the Center for Humane Technology discuss technology’s ability to ‘hack’ human beings, and the algorithms that work to understand us better than we understand ourselves. What is the future for the human race when engaging in any activity on the internet is like playing a game of chess against billions of dollars of super computer that will win every time? Read more... [Quotation] https://thescene.com/watch/wired/yuval-harari-tristan-harris-humans-get-hacked

[SHARE] Japanese Constitutional Principles as a Bridgehead to Global Democracy

Jun 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. Japanese Constitutional Principles as a Bridgehead to Global Democracy | global-e Groundswells of politico-social movements emerge in times of transition and in the name of the people. These waves arrive on the scene with a discourse of... Read more... [Quotation] http://www.21global.ucsb.edu/global-e/june-2018/japanese-constitutional-principles-bridgehead-global-democracy

[SHARE] Can Online Bots Build Peace?

Feb 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. Online 'bots' are often seen as negative, and dangerous, but they can also be used for good, as one social enterprise group is proving... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.peacenews.com/single-post/2018/02/09/Can-Online-Bots-Build-Peace

Doomsday Clock SQD

Feb 2018 - News

Photo: An Airman completes a missile assembly on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during a load crew competition at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 30, 2017. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver See the Doomsday_Clock_SQD (PDF)

[SHARE] IT IS TWO MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

Jan 2018 - News

See the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Doomsday Clock reassessment for 2018 here: Because of the "extraordinary danger of the current moment," the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists today moved the hand of the iconic Doomsday Clock to 2 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT. The last time the Clock was this close to midnight was in 1953. ... Read more... [Quotation] http://www.icontact-archive.com/xNL0qQCSSQU61TQn1ZB3dPqLvpegIdUw?w=4