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Continuing gender bias in who sees job-opening ads on Facebook (technologyreview.com/2021/04/0): if an employer or industry has historically skewed male or female, Facebook replicates that bias, even for pairs of ads with identical qualifications. This is illegal, but Facebook appears unable to find a technical fix and unwilling to apply the obvious fix of not targeting its ads even when that targeting is illegal. Via news.ycombinator.com/item?id=2 but (as usual for that site) don't read the comments.

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