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.

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 ...

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.