Stories That People Tell Me — The Science of Bias

The Science of Bias

A friend who works in the tech industry complained to me about the challenge of conveying the issues related to gender bias to her boyfriend. “We have many successful female friends and he had had several successful female bosses, so it’s hard for him to see where are the issues”, she explained.

I followed up on her progress and she was sad/happy to report that he recently became more empathetic because he joined a company which is led by persons of another ethnicity/nationality and they tend to hire/promote people of that same ethnicity/nationality that he doesn’t belong to.

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