A new study finds Danish and Chinese people taste bitter stuff like broccoli and chocolate differently, suggesting ethnicity may play a role in taste.
Jan. 5, 2021 • ~6 min
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Diversity ideology lets whites superficially commit to achieving social justice, but isn't enough to advance equity or inclusion, research shows.
Dec. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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New research on the consequences of police encounters among Black and white teens supports removing police presence from schools, say researchers.
Dec. 10, 2020 • ~10 min
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Between 1989 and 2010, infant health inequality gradually lessened. New research documents the opposite trend since then.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~11 min
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"As neighborhoods gentrify, when poor people can no longer remain in their neighborhoods and move, there are fewer affordable neighborhoods."
Dec. 7, 2020 • ~7 min
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Patients rate doctors who share their race or ethnicity higher than physicians of other races, a survey of more than 100,000 people shows.
Nov. 10, 2020 • ~7 min
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Asking adults when they think kids become aware of race reveals misconceptions, say researchers, who have advice for parents.
Nov. 10, 2020 • ~8 min
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Black people seek substantially more intensive treatment as part of end-of-life care, a new study shows. White people are more likely to choose hospice.
Nov. 5, 2020 • ~7 min
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Militias today have more in common with white supremacist groups like the KKK than those from the American Revolution, says professor Greg Ablavsky.
Nov. 2, 2020 • ~9 min
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