The180

A lottery for senators, it's time to question Google's algorithm, and wind chill!

Political science professor Arash Abizadeh argues in favour of choosing senators with a lottery system, mathematician Cathy O'Neil says Google must take responsibility for how its algorithm is being gamed, and Scott Kehler weighs in on a Canadian favourite: wind chill.
Does your winter look like this? (Justin Fraser/CBC)
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Political science professor Arash Abizadeh argues in favour of choosing senators with a lottery system, mathematician Cathy O'Neil says Google must take responsibility for how its algorithm is being gamed, and Scott Kehler weighs in on a Canadian favourite: wind chill.