The Powerful Bias That Makes You Ignorant: WYSIATI
We think we know someone or something when given a few clues. But do we? More often than not, our knowledge can be much further from the truth.
Introducing The Authoritarian Personality: How To Deal With Them?
Are authoritarians created by nature or nurtured by their society? What do you do when you meet one?
A Monumental Killer of Dreams: Stereotype Threat
Stereotypes are superficial, but how can they be a threat? How can it kill your dreams?
Colourful Or Colour-Blindness? The Best Approach To Racial Issues.
The racial colour-blindness does not only appear in social justice movements. Many organisations adopt this approach in their culture as well as diversity and inclusion initiatives.
We All Do This But Nobody Talks About It. Covering.
Everyone covers. To cover is to tone down a disfavoured identity to fit into the mainstream. In our diverse society, all of us are outside the mainstream in some way.
Help someone in need. Be an Active Bystander.
A bystander is a person within the vicinity of an event. Yet, the choice to intervene defines whether the person is an active or passive bystander.
Aren't Generalisations And Stereotypes The Same?
When meeting someone from a different culture, people tend to form generalisations. Generalisation is the act of taking all the existing data, identifying patterns and reconstructing the patterns.
Stereotype, Prejudice & Discrimination: Why It's Important To Know The Difference?
COVID19 pandemic spread across the world in early 2020. The global quarantine
and the new normal began. As stress rose,