This episode of the Hidden Brain radio show examines research about the mind of the village. The podcast focuses on police shootings of unarmed black men and examines how biases affect judges in the U.S.
Social psychologists Mahzarin Banaji, Eric Hehman, and Joshua Correll discuss implicit bias and how it affects behavior at the individual and the cultural level.
Krista Tippett interviews Mahzarin Banaji about implicit bias and how it leads to blind spots and biases about social groups.
This podcast discusses the evidence for subtle racial discrimination on AirBnB and the steps AirBnB has taken to address this problem. Mikki Hebl's research on racial bias on Facebook is also featured.