reflections on faith and justice from an urban minister's perspective
Monday, November 21, 2005
In his book, Blink, Malcolm Gladwell wrote about the Implicit Association Test designed by Harvard. It uses rapid association to measure our biases. I took the test and was ashamed of my results. Gladwell says we can not will ourselves to be less biased. The way to be transformed is to be more often and more intimately involved in cross-cultural associations. I have a long way to go.