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International Roma day 8 April 2020

Wed, 08 Apr 2020

Prejudice and Politics: Who is likely to engage in collective action in favor (or against) the Roma and Traveller communities across Europe? And Why?

On the International Roma day 8 April 2020, we wish to remind our communities of the power of psychological research to fight against the prejudice, marginalization and institutionalized racism suffered by approximately 12 million Roma living across Europe, including the Traveller communities in Ireland. Our research points to the close links between politics and prejudice, and identifies potential psychological mechanisms by which we can interrupt this vicious-cycle of discrimination.Read full article: /ehs/sites/ehs/files/user_media/pdf/Psychology and Politics of Antigypsism 2020.docx