UCLA Discourse: Trayvon Martin & Implicit Bias
Vol. 61, Discourse
The killing of Trayvon Martin in 2012 and recent verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman has generated intense national debate. Mr. Zimmerman’s verdict has not ended the discussion, but instead caused of a firestorm of conversation in the national media.
In light of this debate, we offer a 2012 essay published by two UCLA Law alums discussing the concept of implicit bias and its relationship with gun violence. The essay remains timely event a year after its publication, and can be found here.