A closer look at the data says no, women don't sabotage their own earnings to align with the "male breadwinner norm."
Oct. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: economics gender jobs money relationships stereotypes society-and-culture
New findings link positive messages—and positive feelings about being Black—with a decreased likelihood of depression symptoms in Black teen girls.
Sept. 23, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: teenagers depression gender families stereotypes society-and-culture self-image race-and-ethnicity
Stereotypes embedded in languages around the world may shape biases against women entering STEM careers, new research suggests.
Aug. 10, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: language gender bias stereotypes society-and-culture stem-careers
A group of Mexican American college students watched stigmatizing news clips that reinforced negative stereotypes. Here's how that affected their brains.
June 30, 2020 • ~10 min
Tags: brains stereotypes society-and-culture health-and-medicine college-students punishment stigma rewards race-and-ethnicity
"Confronting someone is challenging, but we hope that knowing that it can be effective might make people more willing to step up."
June 25, 2020 • ~5 min
Tags: gender bias racism stereotypes featured society-and-culture race-and-ethnicity
The COVID-19 pandemic could be a perfect storm for amping up stereotypes about older people, but there are ways you can do better.
April 17, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: covid-19 aging communication older-adults families stereotypes health-and-medicine caregivers
Despite previous study's findings, new research shows that white people are smoking more cigarettes and are more nicotine dependent than Native Americans.
March 20, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: poverty smoking stereotypes health-and-medicine cigarettes race-and-ethnicity
Ageism can have real consequences for the health of older people, including shorter life expectancy and reduced access to health care, researchers say.
Jan. 16, 2020 • ~3 min
Tags: aging stress life-expectancy bias seniors stereotypes featured health-and-medicine
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