Implicit Bias and the Negative Implications it has on the Legal System

| Beitrag von Catherine Carbajal

In the United States there are numerous protests and movements, such as the Black Lives Matter movement, that seeks to address and combat systematic racism. However, some social psychologists believe that there may be a more inherent reason for these inexcusable actions by police officers and state actors. These psychologists dive into the idea that maybe these actions are not always the result of an individual’s explicit racial beliefs but instead actions stemmed from unidentified implicit biases. Weiterlesen