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Suicide Prevention

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A recent study on Google’s search results raises questions about the faith we put in algorithms — and the tech companies that use them

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ToTo anyone unfamiliar with the suffocating feeling of suicidal ideation, the significance of a phone call with a stranger might seem dubious. In that moment, the lowest of lows, speaking with someone who understands what you’re going through can — quite literally — mean the difference between life and death.

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