A pill that ‘cures’ racism?
The blood pressure drug propranolol may help people overcome their racial biases, according to a new study. But critics warn the study sample is too small to rush to judgment.
New study links racism and sexism
Racism and sexism can be overt or more subtle, with studies finding that no matter how egalitarian, people generally hold some subconscious biases.
Blacks: 75 cents
Native Americans: 25 cents
*Women get 25 cents off all baked goods.
Berkeley students to host race-based bake sale
GOP students at University of California, Berkeley will vary bake sale prices based on a customers’ race, gender, or national background. The point: using a ranking system for races isn’t fair — not for bake sales, and not for college admissions.
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Al Gore compares climate deniers to racists
The former V.P. says global warming doubters will one day be seen similarly to racists, and urges people who support emissions cuts to ‘win the conversation.’
Clutter increases stereotyping and discrimination
A messy or chaotic environment causes people to stereotype others, probably out of a need to control and organize the situation around them, new research suggests.