Unconscious bias can be defined as implicit biases held towards other social groups. These biases are formed unconsciously, and may manifest when one encounters another social group. Unconscious biases can be formed due to gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, weight, and a multitude of other factors.

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Fact: Hurricanes named after women are generally not as seriously, and usually more deadly.

 

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Fact: On television, more negative behavior is portrayed towards persons of color than non-persons of color.