Category Archives: Women

Americans Say They Would Vote For A Woman, But …

Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – These days, it’s hard to find voters who openly admit that they’re reluctant to support a woman for president. Only 13 percent of Americans believe that men are better suited for politics than women, according … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, FiveThirtyEight, Politics, Women

72% Gender Gap In Artificial Intelligence Industry Could Worsen Historic Gender Bias

Patricia Barnes in Forbes – A global women’s network says the biggest danger to women regarding the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the years ahead is the fact that women represent only about 22 percent of all AI professionals … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Gender Gap, Women

Trump has turned the suburbs into a GOP disaster zone. Does that doom his reelection?

 Mark Z. Barabak of the Los Angeles Times – For decades, there was an unvaried rhythm to life in America’s suburbs: Carpool in the morning, watch sports on weekends, barbecue in the summer, vote Republican in November. Then came President … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Women

Fighting breast cancer with AI early detection

Sarah-Jayne Gratton in GrattonGirl – Breast cancer awareness month is here and, with it, the latest statistics send a stark reminder of just how important early detection is in combating this brutal disease. With revolutionary strides forward in Artificial Intelligence … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Cancer, Women

Why the USA-France World Cup match is biggest game in women’s soccer history

Nancy Armour of USA Today – It’s the biggest game in women’s soccer, ever. Tonight’s World Cup quarterfinal between the top-ranked U.S. women and host France has been sold out for weeks. And if previous games at this World Cup … Continue reading

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