Language matters when Googling controversial people

One of the useful features of search engines like Google is the autocomplete function that enables users to find fast answers to their questions or queries. However, autocomplete search functions are based on ambiguous algorithms that have been widely criticized because they often provide biased and racist results. The ambiguity of these algorithm stems from the fact that most of us know very little about them — which has led some to refer to them…

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First Annual California Psychedelic Conference Highlights Influential People

Hosted by Oakland Hyphae and held at The East Angel in downtown Los Angeles between April 23-24, The California Psychedelic Conference is positioning itself as an essential source of passion to direct the psychedelics industry as it becomes more mainstream. Event Founder Reggie Harris, who has previously been involved in other psychedelic-related events such as the Psilocybin Cup and Oakland Psychedelic Conference within the last two years, is excited to present a diverse group of…

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Police believe at least 5 people fired weapons in deadly Sacramento, Calif., mass shooting

Police said Wednesday that investigators believe at least five shooters were involved in the mass shooting in downtown Sacramento, Calif., last weekend and that it was gang-related violence. The Sacramento police department said in a statement that there was a gunfight between at least two groups of men. Six people were killed in the bloodshed and 12 were wounded. The injured include two brothers who have been taken into custody in connection with the massacre.…

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Sweden recommends 4th Covid Vaccine Shots to People Age 80 and Over

Sweden’s public health agency recommended on Monday that people 80 and over receive a second booster dose of coronavirus vaccine, which would be a fourth overall shot. The agency also warned that as the country loosens its pandemic restrictions the virus is spreading more rapidly among those at high risk of serious illness. The country is one of few countries that will recommend a fourth dose, which goes beyond the initial shots. Experts say this…

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