Hillicon Valley: TikTok employee to file lawsuit | Pinterest adds first Black member to board of directors | Amazon expanding offices | TheHill

Welcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill's newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. +++++++++++++ ANTI-VAX GROUP SUES FACEBOOK: A prominent anti-vaccination group filed a lawsuit against Facebook and its fact-checkers for rejecting their ads and “censoring” their posts that carried debunked misinformation on vaccines …

COVID-19 spreading quickly through psychiatric hospitals: Reduction of population a must | TheHill

We are facing many challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, including the challenge of mitigating the pandemic's effects on mental health.   As our nation faces the historic challenge of COVID-19, the public health risks of confining people in close quarters in jails and prisons have received significant attention. However, much less attention …

Artificial Intelligence is not the cure for the COVID-19 infodemic | TheHill

More than 3 billion people–around 50 percent of the world’s population–engage with and post content online. Some of that content is misleading and potentially harmful, whether by design or as a side effect of its spread and manipulation. With the billions of daily active users on social media platforms, even if a mere 0.1 percent …

Out of the Shadows Autistics Rise | Eve Reiland

https://youtu.be/M0NasrjfEVs Out of the shadowsAutistics RiseAnd we shine our light We light the goldIntent to illuminate the bleakAnd announce to other Autistics ... We are here.we are here.We are here. There is hope.Rising.and Out of the shadows, we stand. Look up my siblings,we are here.Autistics are here. Shining the gold.Shining our light. Together with our …

Hate Speech By @NCSAAutismOrg To Autistics | Autism, excepting the nouvelle “lite” kind | #IAmAutisticAndIVote | Circa September 18, 2019

NCSA@NCSAutismOrgReplying to @BudrykZack Autism, excepting the nouvelle “lite” kind, is a serious neurodevelopmental disability that incapacitates and costs our economy countless billions. It warrants our most serious attention; impossible to comprehend your flippant dismissiveness @thehill 7:36 AM · Sep 18, 2019·Twitter for iPhone2 LikesEve Reiland | #AutisticAndProud@BadassActivist·6m Replying to @NCSAutismOrg@BudrykZack and @thehillStop using hate speech …