Statement from the listed authors of Stochastic Parrots on the “AI pause” letter

The harms from so-called AI are real and present and follow from the acts of people and corporations deploying automated systems. Regulatory efforts should focus on transparency, accountability and preventing exploitative labor practices. By Angelina McMillan-Major, Emily M. Bender, Margaret Mitchell and Timnit Gebru for DAIR on March 31, 2023