Data for Black Lives

Data for Black Lives

Mobilizing scientists around racial justice issues.

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Data for Black Lives (D4BL) seeks to change the way data functions in Black communities. D4BL operates a web platform that links scientists and programmers to activists and organizers and provides grassroots organizations with the data tools they need. D4BL uses conferences hackathons and popular education to build relationships between scientists and organizers and to direct data science research to create real world change for Black people. Using online and offline tools D4BL is building a movement of scientists activists and organizers to shape the future of data science.

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Boston, Massachusetts United States of America



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Last Update: Jun 19, 2018 8:07 a.m.

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Tweet from Data for Black Lives: Join the team! https://t.co/dyapcgKFRt Posted Wed Aug 21 2:22 pm

Tweet from Yeshi: RT @YESHICAN: #AbolishBigData https://t.co/UOzzOHOFJy Posted Mon Aug 12 1:05 pm

Tweet from Data for Black Lives: “Gen4 is the best data on young people in this country.” #RethinkingRacialJustice Posted Sun Aug 11 9:12 am

Tweet from Data for Black Lives: “There is a role for different kinds of Data from different perspectives.” - @YESHICAN on Data’s ability to challen… https://t.co/sGcwIvvE5F Posted Sun Aug 11 9:12 am

Tweet from Data for Black Lives: “How do we abolish the structures that put the power of Data into the hands of a few ?” -@YESHICAN #RethinkingRacialJustice @ScholarsForSJ Posted Sun Aug 11 9:12 am

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