NEW Society Still Discriminates—But Who does It?

NEW Society Still Discriminates—But Who does It?

According to new data, Americans are becoming more accepting of people of all colors, nationalities, and sexual orientations. Nonetheless, discrimination against persons from marginalized groups continues at alarmingly high levels. Two explanations have been presented by scientists to explain this seeming contradiction. According to the distributed discrimination theory, most people—even those with strong egalitarian beliefs—engage…