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Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment

Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the inmates in the nation’s prisons, although they […]... More>


Ignoring an Inequality Culprit: Single-Parent Families


Observer Article

Step Up to the Mic

APS Fellow Elizabeth T. Gershoff offers suggestions for taking psychological research out of academic obscurity and into the court of public opinion. ... More>


Observer Article

Making the Most of Science, In and Out of the Classroom

A popular introductory psychology class shows how students’ curiosity can identify real-world applications for psychological research findings. ... More>


Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Address National Council for Behavioral Health Conference

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and political legacy Patrick Kennedy are among the 300 speakers at the 2014 National Council for Behavioral Health Conference and Hill Day, May […]... More>