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Program Dir. tech+video+humanrights+activism; deepfakes/media manipulation; Co-Chair Partnership on AI Expert Gp AI+Media; Burma/Myanmar solidarity
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Feb 12, 2021 10 tweets 6 min read
.@witnessorg submission to the Facebook Oversight Board on the suspension of Trump's accounts:… .@witnessorg Oversight Board submission on Trump suspension notes
1) All comments in light of fact that power to push #Facebook on policy change, product/technical infrastructure change, global resourcing, response to extralegal political pressure globally not granted to Board 👇
Feb 10, 2021 8 tweets 13 min read
အခုဖြစ်နေတဲ့ အခက်အခဲတွေကို ဘယ်လိုမှတ်တမ်းတင်မလဲ (ဓါတ်ပုံဖြစ်စေ၊ ဗီဒီယိုဖြစ်စေ) 👇
Escalating crisis as people standup to #MyanmarCoup. It's critical to document repression. Here's how to do it with phone. #WhatIsHappeningInMyanmar #HearTheVoiceOfMyanmar #CivilDisobedienceMovement ImageImageImageImage အထောက်အထားအဖြစ်အသုံးဝင်သောလက်ရှိဖြစ်ရပ်များ၏ဓါတ်ပုံများနှင့်ဗွီဒီယိုများကိုမည်သို့ယူရမည်နည်း
More detail on making #Video of #MyanmarCoup actions stronger as evidence (Burmese). Follow @WITNESS_Asia for + info #WhatIsHappeningInMyanmar
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Mar 25, 2019 25 tweets 17 min read
1. Talking at #EmTechDigital today on 'Preparing for #Deepfakes: Trust and Truth' placing in broader framework of how we think about AI and social good. My cliffnotes here in this thread… (in great company with @red_abebe and @latonero) 2. Quick intro for those don't know @witnessorg; work on helping anyone, anywhere using video and tech for human rights. We're focused on making you more effective, ethical and safe if you do. And that means also keeping eye out for emerging tech threats
Aug 1, 2018 36 tweets 20 min read
1/ THREAD. What are possible #solutions to the threats #deepfakes and synthetic media could pose to evidence, truth and freedom of expression? Our survey from recent @witnessorg @firstdraftnews expert convening. 2/ Invest in MEDIA LITERACY + RESILIENCE/discernment for news consumers - how to spot both individual items of synthetic media (e.g. via visible anomalies such as mouth distortion often present in current deepfakes) as well as develop approaches to assessing image credibility
Aug 1, 2018 25 tweets 10 min read
1/ What are #deepfakes + #AI generated synthetic media; what threats do they pose to #humanrights, #journalism and #publicsphere? What should we fear? What can we do? Thread w/ key tech + usages from recent expert mtg summarizing… 2/We've had fake images and CGI for years, so what's different now (beyond enabling us to transplant Nicolas Cage's face to other people). The ease of making #deepfakes is captured by the vlogger Tom Scott