We do this primarily through our narrative analyses, where we identify how people on either side of a divisive issue are talking about it and uncover the root cause of disagreement — whether that’s incomplete information, a divisive symbol, ambiguity in a photo or video, or a difference in core values.
Humans have an instinct to use subconscious shortcuts to make decisions. However, we can use political mindfulness to bypass those shortcuts and exert greater agency over our thoughts and actions...
The Supreme Court makes significant, impactful decisions about the freedoms and well-being of all Americans. Because of this, we are likely to excuse norm-breaking when it leads to the Court...
Because many on the left perceive American society and institutions as racist, they more often highlight racism as a cause of disparities. In this context, using race as a lens...