Racial divisions in Obama's America

In March, Northeastern University professors Amílcar Barreto and Richard D. O'Bryant will convene a score of scholars for a daylong conference on gender and identity in the age of Obama. The experts will present scholarly ...

New study examines anti-Asian racism during pandemic

A new project in the Department of Sociology in partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is studying the acute rise in anti-Asian racism during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Australian migrant kids 'more trusting'

The children of migrants to Australia are more trusting than those whose parents settled in America, University of Melbourne research has found.