The agency's reported investigation of rapper Meek Mill's latest prison sentence seems to be an exception to a rule.
Race is more social than biological.
Even scientists aren't entirely sure what color the dress is.
A new study involved sending fictional job applications with white- or black-sounding names out to potential employers. The response? Not what we had hoped for.
For the month of April we're profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
New research finds that, among white players of violent video games, black avatars arouse racist feelings.
Second-hand sound can profoundly affect our social interactions and our interior lives.
Ask yourself: How many times have you been stopped and harassed because you looked threatening or suspicious wearing a hooded sweatshirt?