White People Not Thrilled About a Non-White Majority America

The news that white people will no longer be the majority in America by the year 2050 has been out for some time now. But as we inch closer to the day when people of color will be the physical majority (I'm not too optimistic about institutional power), and the inevitable CNN scare graphics and Fox News on-air… » 10/07/14 6:00pm 10/07/14 6:00pm

Forget Tiger Mom. Success Is About Skechers and the Ethnic Food Aisle.

We the American people can finally rejoice. As you may have heard, Amy Chua (aka Tiger Mom)'s new book The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America is officially available. Finally, the lowly unsuccessful (by cultural upbringing) people can finally unlock the… » 2/10/14 5:15pm 2/10/14 5:15pm

When It Comes to Discrimination, Timing Is Everything

We usually think that discrimination against women and minorities occurs because of some fundamental ignorance on the part of whoever is thwarting us. But a new study has found that it turns out discrimination might occur partially be because we had bad timing when asking for something from an ignorant person. As… » 5/22/12 2:50pm 5/22/12 2:50pm