A grudge match between humanity and death — who wins?

FAIRFAX, Va., February 28, 2011 — Death can be terrifying. Recognizing that death is inescapable and unpredictable makes us incredibly vulnerable, and can invoke feelings of anxiety, hatred and fear. But new research by George Mason University psyc…

‘1-drop rule’ appears to persist for biracial individuals

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 9, 2010 — The centuries-old “one-drop rule” assigning minority status to mixed-race individuals appears to live on in our modern-day perception and categorization of people like Barack Obama, Tiger Woods, and Halle Berry.

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