I was moved to tears by this ad for Bernie Sanders, featuring the daughter of Eric Garner. You owe it to yourself to watch this video immediately. 

Bias in the flesh

President Barack Obama’s skin appeared darker in the GOP’s negative ads from the 2008 presidential election. A recent study from Public Opinion Quarterly examines how skin complexion and negative stereotypes play a role in political campaigns.

Image credit: Stills Used in the Stereotype Activation Experiment via Public Opinion Quarterly.