Jesse Singal ia a Brooklyn-based journalist. He is currently writing a book about social science, social justice, and the replication crisis. He is also a contributing writer at New York Magazine, where he was previously editor of the Science of Us, and now a writer-at-large covering everything from social science to politics. Before that, Jesse was a Bosch Fellow in Berlin and got a Master’s in Public Affairs from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Policy, where he studied inequality in America. Jesse's work has appeared in The New York Times, the Atlantic, Slate, The Boston Globe, The Daily Beast, and other outlets.
November 7th, 2018 | 1 hr 44 secs
implicit association test, moral outrage, science journalism, social media
Journalist Jesse Singal joins Mickey and Yoel to talk about the state of science journalism, what he thinks is wrong with how people interpret the Implicit Association Test (IAT), and the pros and cons of moral outrage.