Public Dissemination and Media Coverage of our Research

“What Happens When Kids Learn That Racism Can’t Be Overcome” by Evan Apelbaum and Kristin Pauker, Time Magazine–July 2022

“Not A Mama Yet: EP35 Dr. Kristin Pauker: Social and Developmental Psychology research in children” by Natalie Fay and Kristin Pauker, Apple Podcasts–October 2021

“Raising anti-racist children” by Kirsten Weir, American Psychological Association–June 2021

“Keiki Talk: Ending Racism, Starting With Kids” by Kristin Pauker, Hawai’i’s Children’s Action Network–March 2021

“Implicit Bias: A Three-Part Report” by Noelle Fujii-Oride, Hawaii Business Magazine–October 2020

“How to raise anti-racist babies, according to psychology” by May Ling Halim and Sarah Gaither, NBC Think–June 2020

“Children aren’t born racist. Here’s how parents can stop them from becoming racist.” by Lisa Selin Davis, CNN–June 2020

“HPD Chief Says There’s Less Racial Bias in Hawaii. She’s Wrong” by Anita Hofschneider, Honolulu Civil Beat–June 2020

“Is Hawaii’s Racial Harmony a Myth?” by Moises Velasquez-Manoff, The New York Times–July 2019

“Want to Be Less Racist? Move to Hawaii” by Moises Velasquez-Manoff, The New York Times–June 2019

“The Biracial Advantage” by Jennifer Latson, Psychology Today–May 2019

“Pod Squad: Talking About Race In Hawaii” by Emily Dugdale, Honolulu Civil Beat–October 2017

“Study’s conclusion: Move to Hawaii, Become Less Racist” by Allyson Blair, Hawaii News Now–October 2017

“Study: Living in Hawaii Can Make You Less Prejudiced” by Olivia Peterkin, Honolulu Civil Beat–October 2017

“Move to Hawaii, Become Less Racist” by Tom Jacobs, Pacific Standard–October 2017

“What Biracial People Know” by Moises Velasquez-Manoff, The New York Times–March 2017

“Be ‘Color-Brave’ With Your Kids: Avoiding discussions with children about race is costly” by Sandra Waxman, Jennifer Richeson, and Leoandra Onnie Rogers, U.S. News & World Report–January 2017

“The trouble with colorblindness: American children need to stop being taught to fear the topic of race” by Kristin Pauker & Evan Apfelbaum, Quartz–September 2015

“Is ‘racial colour-blindness’ hurting our children?” by Rachel Lau, Global News–August 2015

“Racism In America: Children Who Don’t Have The ‘Race Talk’ Face Negative Psychological Effects” by Dana Dovey, Medical Daily–August2015

“What Happens When Minority Kids Are Taught Not to Talk About Race” by Jesse Singal, New York Magazine–August 2015

“The Problem With Teaching The Color Blind Approach” by Mehak Anwar, Bustle–August 2015

In Blind Pursuit of Racial Equality?”, APS Daily Observations–September 2010

“Can ‘Hollywood’ Transform the Way We Understand Race?” by Keith Kamisugi, The Huffington Post–April 2010

“Study: TV May Perpetuate Race Bias” by Alice Park, Time Magazine–December 2009

“Black-and-White TV: Nonverbal Bias Found in Popular Television Shows,” by JR Minkel, Scientific American–December 2009

“Our Parents Don’t Like Us to Talk About Our Skin” by David Berreby, Big Think–September 2009

“A Nation of Cowards?” by Charles Blow, The New York Times—February 2009

“Talk About Race? Relax, It’s O.K.” by Sarah Kershaw, The New York Times—January 2009

“Seeing Race and Seeming Racist? Whites Go Out of Their Way to Avoid Talking About Race”, Science Daily–October 2008