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Latest 18 Sep 2021 | Updated Daily

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Rob Reich on How to Control Technology

Keen On

In this episode of “Keen On”, Andrew is joined by Rob Reich, the author of “System Error: Where Big Tech Went Wrong and How We Can Reboot”, to expose how big tech’s relentless focus on optimization is driving a future that reinforces discrimination, erodes privacy, displaces workers, and pollutes the information we get.Rob Reich is professor of political science and, by courtesy, professor of philosophy and at the Graduate School of Education, at Stanford University. He is the director of the Center for Ethics in Society and co-director of the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (publisher of the Stanford Social Innovation Review), and associate director of the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence. His scholarship in political theory engages with the work of social scientists and engineers. His next book is Digital Technology and Democratic Theory (edited with Helene Landemore and Lucy Bernholz, University of Chicago Press). He is the author of Just Giving: Why Philanthropy is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better (Princeton University Press, 2018) and Philanthropy in Democratic Societies: History, Institutions, Values (edited with Chiara Cordelli and Lucy Bernholz, University of Chicago Press, 2016). He is also the author of several books on education: Bridging Liberalism and Multiculturalism in American Education (University of Chicago Press, 2002) and Education, Justice, and Democracy (edited with Danielle Allen, University of Chicago Press, 2013).Reich is the recipient of multiple teaching awards, including the Walter J. Gores award, Stanford’s highest honor for teaching. He was a sixth grade teacher at Rusk Elementary School in Houston, Texas before attending graduate school. He is a board member of the magazine Boston Review, of Giving Tuesday, and at the Spencer Foundation.Visit our website: https://lithub.com/story-type/keen-on/Email Andrew: a.keen@me.comWatch the show live on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajkeenWatch the show live on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ankeen/Watch the show live on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lithubWatch the show on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/LiteraryHub/videosSubscribe to Andrew’s newsletter: https://andrew2ec.substack.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

41mins

8 Sep 2021

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Rob Reich, Mehran Sahami, And Jeremy M. Weinstein

HarperAcademic Calling

Michael Fynan talks with Professors Rob Reich, Mehran Sahami, and Jeremy M. Weinstein about their book, SYSTEM ERROR. Learn more: https://www.harperacademic.com/pages/systemerrorbook.

31mins

3 Sep 2021

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How to Make Ethical Decisions in Difficult Times with Professor Rob Reich

Stanford Radio

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing us to make difficult choices about school, work, personal health, and mental well-being. How do we make good decisions? Political scientist Rob Reich, who teaches courses on ethics, walks us through a framework. Originally aired on SiriusXM on August 15, 2020.

28mins

17 Aug 2020

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How to make ethical decisions in difficult times with Professor Rob Reich

School's In

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing us to make difficult choices about school, work, personal health, and mental well-being. How do we make good decisions in tough times? Political scientist Rob Reich, who teaches courses on ethics, walks us through a framework.

28mins

17 Aug 2020

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Ep. 2: Rob Reich – Schneider

Freight Efficiency with NACFE's Mike Roeth & Friends

Rob Reich, executive vice president, chief administrative officer at Schneider, talks about  his role at Schneider and as NACFE’s board chair; NACFE initiatives including the Fleet Fuel Study, Confidence Reports, Run on Less, and guiding emerging change; about making decisions to test new technologies; and the challenges for trucking companies in the future.

21mins

16 Jul 2020

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Dick Tracy with Rob Reich

Let's Rewatch

George the monkey is always running around getting into trouble with the mob, and it's up to the man in the yellow hat to save the day. That's right, we're watching Dick Tracy, starring toxic masculinity, John C Reilly, Al Capone, and Madonna. Starring Ash Blodgett, Bret Eagleston, Samantha Willson, and Pat Edwards. Guest starring Rob Reich @robsblackandwhitephotos

1hr 41mins

24 Apr 2020

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The Rob Reich Interview

The Jake Feinberg Show

Multi-Dimensional guitar player talks about how he blends all music into his repertoire and the subtle weaving of the American canon into his ethos as an artist

1hr

14 Apr 2020

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#10 Rob Reich, Stanford: Political Theory of Philanthropy + Stanford Center for Human-Compatible AI

The Rhys Show

Rob Reich is a professor of political science at Stanford University. We chat about his recent book, Just Giving, which outlines a political theory of philanthropy. We also dive into why he left GiveWell and how Effective Altruism should think about plutocracy and influencing politics. Finally, we chat about HAI, Stanford's new AI ethics center, and how they are trying to "win back" AI developers by incorporating social science into the development of tech.https://twitter.com/robreich https://twitter.com/StanfordHAI https://twitter.com/RhysLindmark https://twitter.com/mitDCI

52mins

8 May 2019

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Giving Better with guest Rob Reich

Stanford Radio

Stanford Pathfinders with Howard Wolf"Giving Better with guest Rob Reich"Rob Reich, professor of political science at Stanford and author of "Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better.”, explains how the current laws and policies that structure philanthropic activity tend to favor the interests of wealthy individuals.Originally aired on SiriusXM on January 26, 2019.Recorded at Stanford Video.

28mins

28 Jan 2019

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Giving Better with Rob Reich

Stanford Pathfinders with Howard Wolf

Rob Reich, professor of political science at Stanford and author of Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better, discusses how the current laws and policies that structure philanthropic activity tend to favor the interests of wealthy individuals.

28mins

26 Jan 2019

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