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Romulox Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-19-11 10:58 AM
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12. I find it hard to believe that they evaluate a project as "an African American Science Proposal"
If true, the obvious solution is race blind evaluations.
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  -Racism at the NIH. Science is very much a good old boys network. MedicalAdmin  Aug-19-11 10:06 AM   #0 
  - Of course.  drm604   Aug-19-11 10:09 AM   #1 
  - Of course...  Rebubula   Aug-19-11 10:40 AM   #5 
     - True.  drm604   Aug-19-11 10:43 AM   #7 
        - True  Rebubula   Aug-19-11 10:46 AM   #9 
  - sexism and regionalism too  greymattermom   Aug-19-11 10:21 AM   #2 
  - seen this too... ^^  GillesDeleuze   Aug-19-11 10:38 AM   #4 
  - The map is not the terrain.  MedicalAdmin   Aug-19-11 11:46 AM   #15 
  - Just the tip of the iceberg  izquierdista   Aug-19-11 10:32 AM   #3 
  - Excellent point.  MedicalAdmin   Aug-19-11 11:48 AM   #16 
  - They write grant proposals by race????  Romulox   Aug-19-11 10:41 AM   #6 
     - application forms have race  GillesDeleuze   Aug-19-11 10:43 AM   #8 
     - I find that hard to believe. nt  Romulox   Aug-19-11 10:50 AM   #10 
        - my brother has applied dozens of times, ill confirm  GillesDeleuze   Aug-19-11 10:55 AM   #11 
           - I find it hard to believe that they evaluate a project as "an African American Science Proposal"  Romulox   Aug-19-11 10:58 AM   #12 
              - i think they take the data  GillesDeleuze   Aug-19-11 11:07 AM   #13 
                 - Right. Just like the Bar Exam or Med Boards. But the evaluators/graders don't get that info.  Romulox   Aug-19-11 11:09 AM   #14 
                    - I think the point is that it IS biased.  MedicalAdmin   Aug-19-11 12:23 PM   #17 
     - while reported, the race is hidden from reviewers  Bill McBlueState   Aug-19-11 12:58 PM   #18 
 

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