Seeing Our Blind Spots

Feb 12, 2016

  We try and try to be as fair as possible to our fellow humans, but darn it, our primitive brains continue to hold onto some biases. 

Credit Christian LInder/Wikimedia

Law professor Erik Girvan at the University of Oregon says implicit biases are nothing to be ashamed of, but certainly to be aware of. 

He plans a pair of workshops this week on the role of implicit bias in decision making. 

We get a freshman-level course on the air with the professor.