Cognitive biases may be partly to blame for prejudice, and research suggests that mindfulness can help us correct them.
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How do we combat racial prejudice? New research reveals how parents influence the formation of bias in children.
A political scientist argues that one emotion catapulted the reality-TV star to the White House.
Sociologist Arlie Hochschild explains why we need to understand people on the other side of the political divide—and how empathy can be a…
New training programs that help police to listen, stay calm, and communicate during charged encounters may lead to fewer arrests and less use…
According to a new study, there are more heart-disease-related deaths in overtly racist communities.
News, entertainment, and social media shape how we behave toward different groups of people. How can we limit negative influences?
The new science of bias suggests that we all carry prejudices within ourselves—and we all have the tools to keep them in check.