Natural Born Racists

The three race apologists parse the fact that babies have in-group racial bias. Babies as young as 15 months understand fairness yet enable a distribution of wealth so racist you’d think they worked on Wall Street. Raj explains the backlash against affirmative action. Jono identifies bi-racial babies as our superior, while Joe plans to teach his baby to hate mullets and tattoos.

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The paper: “‘I pick you’: the impact of fairness and race on infants’ selection of social partners” (Burns & Sommerville, 2014)

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