Link: “There is a decision being made about you in this box, but you’re not allowed to look inside

Original post found at: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-12-12/robodebt-algorithms-black-box-explainer/101215902

An article about how bureaucracies in Australia and the UK have used black box algorithms to screw people over (welfare recipients in Australia’s case, immigrants and foreign visitors in the UK’s) with minimal oversight or recourse for the screwed-over.