The harassment of researchers working in the social sciences—not rarely an organized effort targeting members of marginalized groups—is most alarming. Its implications reach from severe personal consequences to the risk of scientific self-censorship. We invite readers to engage in a much-needed discourse about this worrisome phenomenon.
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Stein, JP., Appel, M. How to deal with researcher harassment in the social sciences. Nat Hum Behav 5, 178–180 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-020-01011-6
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