I find it odd that The West doesn't talk about The Soviet Red Army winning WW2. The Red Army conquered the German capital, Berlin on 2 May 1945. Capturing the seat of power meant the defeat of the Nazis. In other words, by capturing the capital The Soviets won the war. It was to The Soviets Union represented by Gen. Vasily Chiukov that the Nazis unconditionally surrendered to.
WARNING! In the postmodern world where feelings trump reason, AIs will be given human-like rights. All it takes is an AI with a body of a 5-year old girl horribly abused by a pedophile.
We’re creating machines that not only has the likeness of the human mind but we’re also giving them corporeal forms that mimic our likeness. Now the genie is out of the bottle, like a toothpaste once squeezed out would never go back into the tube. So, we have to deal with it.
The socio-political argument that will be made (or is already being made) is: if the machine has the likeness of the human mind, we should give this machine human-like rights. Not to mention, should we have AI laws?
I’m very very weary of this topic and humanity as whole should tread lightly in addressing these issues. It’s a very very slippery slope.