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It’s the Algorithm: How Your Favorite Search Engine Promotes Racism

In the fall of 2010, Safiya Umoja Noble was searching the internet; looking for things that may interest her stepdaughter and nieces. However, when she Googled the phrase “black girls,” she hardly got the results she expected. “My search on the keywords ‘black girls’ yielded HotBlackPussy.com as the first hit.” (Noble 2018). Unfortunately, Noble went […]

It’s the Algorithm: How Your Favorite Search Engine Promotes Racism

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