We’ve taken down two unjust and discriminatory algorithms so far. We’re just getting started.
The government has peformed a screeching U-turn on Ofqual’s unfair system.
This is the first successful judicial review of a UK government algorithmic decision-making system.
Foxglove is supporting the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) to challenge the Home Office’s use of a secret algorithm that effectively gives “Speedy Boarding” for a visa to white people.
We welcome a report from the Committee on Standards in Public Life as the start of an essential debate we need to have about how algorithms are affecting important decisions being made in the public sector – but some technologies, such as facial recognition, are simply too harmful to regulate and must be banned.