Reply to post: Count Versus Proportion

Big Tech bankrolling AI ethics research and events seems very familiar. Ah, yes, Big Tobacco all over again

Nigel Sedgwick

Count Versus Proportion

"Stop and search more black youths and you will find more black youths carrying knives..."

However you will find almost invariably a lesser proportion of "black youths carrying knives". In fact, if a greater proportion were found, that would be indicative of (likely purposeful) initial targeting of some subset of black youths that were less-prone to knife carrying than the later and wider subset.

Keep safe and best regards

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