xoJane: "Nature" Takes on Its Gender Trouble

A model that includes both a thoughtful, data-rich analysis and a serious response to it, with a clear outline for a plan of action and specific goals that can be used for accountability, is one way to address structural biases rife in society. As the “Nature” editors note, many of these biases operate on an unconscious level, but this makes them no less pernicious. In the face of unconscious bias, it becomes necessary to exercise conscious thought.

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