Debate about AI and Democracy

Given the foreseeable pervasiveness of artificial intelligence (AI) in modern societies, it is legitimate and necessary to ask the question how this new technology must be shaped to support the maintenance and strengthening of constitutional democracy.

One side is negative:

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/613010/why-ai-is-a-threat-to-democracyand-what-we-can-do-to-stop-it/

One side is positive:

https://medium.com/s/story/what-would-more-democratic-a-i-look-like-ea729f5f7b0a

Boston Global Forum and Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation create AI World Society Initiative (AIWS)-G7 Summit Initiative will limited threats to democracy, and will make new model of democracy, make a better democracy. We will announce AIWS-G7 Summit Initiative on April 25, 2019, at the AIWS-G7 Summit Conference at Loeb House, Harvard University.