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Motivation to End Racism Relies on ‘Yes We Can’ Approach

If you're trying to end racism, it's not enough to get people to understand that racism is still a problem. You also have to make them feel like they can do something about it, according to a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.... More>


In Blind Pursuit of Racial Equality?

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“Colorblindness” has emerged as central strategy for managing racial diversity in schools, business, politics, and the law, with the hope that deemphasizing racial differences will lead to equality, tolerance and inclusion. However, new research from the Kellogg School of Management shows that promoting colorblindness can lead people to turn a blind eye to even overt examples of racial discrimination and hamper the prospect for intervention.... More>


No Exit: Living With Walls and Fences

The right to move around is a fundamental human right. Back in 1948, in the wake of World War II, the United Nations declared that all men and women have […]... More>