Commit f71d3b5e authored by Laura Kalbag's avatar Laura Kalbag 😴

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title: "Technological Elites, the Meritocracy, and Post-Racial Myths in Silicon Valley"
date: 2020-07-07T18:18:38+01:00
type: ["lens"]
tags: ["meritocracy", "racism", "Silicon Valley"]
categories: ["Laura’s Lens"]
body_classes: "lens"
postURL: "https://escholarship.org/uc/item/7z3629nh"
publication: "UCLA Published Works"
writer: "Safiya Umoja Noble and Sarah T. Roberts"
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> “What we learn from consistently studying the discourses of Silicon Valley is that its successes come at the expense of a growing number of communities. The costs to these communities are masked by investments in an imagined post-racial, post-gender, post-class reality that is seemingly sympathetic to inclusion, but resists it in material, quantifiable and cultural terms.”
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