Month: December 2018

Should we treat bigotry like a public health crisis?

Ronald W. Pies, Tufts University The ways we control disease may work for pathological bigotry. Over a decade ago, I wrote a piece for a psychiatric journal entitled “Is Bigotry a Mental Illness?” At the time, some psychiatrists were advocating making “pathological bigotry” or pathological bias – essentially, bias so extreme it interferes with daily

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