University of Wisconsin–Madison

Our everyday assumptions can hurt others. Here’s what it takes to change your thinking

More than 8,000 Starbucks stores closed down Tuesday so that more than 180,000 employees could get anti-bias training aimed at reducing discrimination and unconscious stereotypes. How much can education help us overcome implicit bias? Yamiche Alcindor reports and Judy Woodruff learns more from Amrita Chakrabarti Myers of Indiana University and Patricia Devine of the University of Wisconsin …

 

Patricia G. Devine, Department of Psychology

Read the full article at: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/our-everyday-assumptions-can-hurt-others-heres-what-it-takes-to-change-your-thinking