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Study: Face, race bias turns toys into weapons


Americans Recognize ‘Past Presidents’ Who Never Were

A new study from memory researchers at Washington University in St. Louis shows that most Americans are confident that Alexander Hamilton was once president of the United States. ... More>


Racism in the Kindergarten Classroom


Faces of Black Children as Young as Five Evoke Negative Biases

People are more likely to misidentify a toy as a weapon after seeing a Black face than a White face, even when the face belongs to a five-year-old boy. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring delayed reward discounting in prolonged grief and the role of amygdala reactivity in antisocial behavior. ... More>