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Workplace Diversity Initiatives May Mask Discrimination

Workplace diversity initiatives might actually create a false sense of fairness, leading people to overlook lingering discrimination, a new study shows. ... More>


Pinpointing Patient Needs

Rachael L. Wandrey, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, presented her research on the unique experiences of lesbian breast cancer survivors at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. ... More>


Discrimination starts even before grad school, study finds


Cliven Bundy, Donald Sterling, and the Science of Moral Judgments

Many famous people have recently uttered remarks that draw accusations of racism. Interestingly, it is the words, rather than any accompanying deeds, receiving the most attention. ... More>


Kids Come to Like Their Own Before They Dislike “Outsiders”

Young children give preferential treatment to people in "their" group, but they don't start discriminating against outsiders until later in childhood, researchers find. ... More>