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'A Path To Peace' In The Middle East, The Dangers Of Big Data, And Local Listen

Nov 30, 2016

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has endured for decades, but former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell believes a nonviolent resolution is still possible. Then, one data scientist says expanding misuse of algorithms and mathematical modeling is creating Weapons of Math Destruction. Finally, this week's Local Listen features the very merry multi-instrumental trio The Snow Globes.