Unconscious Bias Is Something You Can’t Escape

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Think for a moment about a time when you judged someone based on their appearance, the car they were driving, or even their accent. If I say ‘southern born’ what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Large figure? Disabled veteran? African American? Transgender? Jewish? Single parent? Women in technology? What were some of your first thoughts when you heard those words or phrases? Think about it.