Efforts to challenge discrimination and promote diversity have so far focused largely on conscious perceptions – which can end up reinforcing bias.
Understanding the limitations and benefits of different approaches to measuring discrimination is vital if we're to fight it. writes an associate professor.
Athletes have been given more freedom to express themselves at the Tokyo Olympics. But how far have we really come in the fight for racial justice in sport?
A Pew Research Center survey has shown that Black and Hispanic adults in the U.S. are less likely than white adults to say they own a traditional computer.
There are many multiple ways in which artificial intelligence can fall prey to bias – but careful analysis, design and testing will ensure it serves the widest population possible
To mark Nelson Mandela Day, two experts from the World Bank examine past research to build an inclusive society through the lens of social identities.
14-year-old Zaila Avant-garde has become the first African American to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. She won by correctly spelling 'Murraya'.
Marginalized groups are often not represented in technology development. What we need is inclusive participation to centre on the concerns of these groups.
Michelle Bachelet's report found police brutality is entrenched in many nations and racism creates barriers to jobs, healthcare, housing, education and justice.
Anti-Asian hate crimes surged by 169% in 15 major US cities between 2020-2021. We outline how individual and organizational changes can support minorities.
There has been a surge of anti-Asian hate crimes and racism during the COVID-19 pandemic - and children have not been spared. Here's what to do about it.
Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the US, presents an opportunity to reflect on the systemic racism that's long cut across international borders.
The pressure for companies to act on racial equality has increased. Many are focusing on seven main actions to increase diversity, equity and inclusion.
Congress has approved a bill to make Juneteenth, on 19 June, a federal holiday to commemorate the end of slavery in the US. Here's what you need to know.