Introduction to Human Rights | Lesson 11: “Economic, Social and Cultural Rights”

I’m talking about economic, social, and cultural Rights. First, some history. In the late 1940s a British sociologist, T.H. Marshall, mapped the historical progress of rights in a way that linked civil rights with the eighteenth century, political rights with the nineteenth century, and social rights were seen as the great leap forward that would …

Facial Recognition: Dystopian Nightmare or Necessary Evil? | Digital Society with Vontobel

There’s one technology that’s already being used by millions of people around the world that has the potential to define the next decade of technological progress. Facial recognition systems work by matching an image of a person’s face to a previously held image of them. The technology is powered by artificial intelligence, and it can …