Insights from Quadrant

Googling bias

Douglas Murray, keen to highlight the leftoid prejudice that shapes Google’s search results, urges the curious to search for “gay couples” in Google Images.

This is what the results present.

As a second experiment, he also recommends searching on “straight couples”.

This is what turns up.

In the clip below he explains what’s afoot. Even those vehemently opposed to regulating the media will find it hard to disagree that the search-engine outfit could use some vigorous persuasion to adopt a straight-bat approach to serving its users’ needs.

1 comment
  • lloveday

    Far from restricted to Google searches – Bing, Yahoo and DuckDuckGo give similar results.

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