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The Hidden Rules of Bigotry

Who is good? And who is better? We make these value judgments all the time, and for good reason, about individuals. But most of us have been taught not to […]... More>


Insecurity at the Borderline

Republican Senator Thad Cochran, who has represented Mississippi since 1978, this week used a clever psychological strategy to fend off a primary challenge from the right wing of the party. […]... More>


Why Behavioral Economics Is Cool, and I’m Not


Redskin Psychology: The Origins of Cruel Caricatures


Redskin Psychology: The Origins of Cruel Caricature

On prime time TV this week, during halftime of the NBA playoff game, the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California ran a paid advertisement to protest cultural stereotyping of Native […]... More>