We re-post a classic.
Tag Archives: Eugenics and Dysgenics
Says John Derbyshire.
Plight of 2 Toddlers Puts Spotlight on L.A. County Family Program, Los Angeles Times
There is a simple solution: Norplant.
The method is already being used to screen for genetic diseases.
Right on Target: New Era of Fast Genetic Engineering, New Scientist
“If we ever do decide to genetically modify people, this is the tool to do it with.”
Chinese Firm’s Bid to Allow Parents to Pick Their Smartest Embryos, Daily Mail (London)
This is not controversial in China.
Danish Government Tries to Censor Science it Doesn’t Like, Special to AR News
What you can do to help.
He asks: “Are we prepared to select out the imperfect among us?”
Salon is surprised to meet a “well-manicured” white advocate.
Maternal Urge Decreases by a Quarter for Every 15 Extra IQ Points, Daily Mail (London)
Even after controlling for education.
Father of 24 Found Dead Inside Detroit Building, My Fox Detroit
“I know deep down in my heart he served his purpose here on earth,” says Deleesha Taylor.
Website commenters offend Time.
IVF Baby Born Using Revolutionary Genetic-Screening Process, Guardian (London)
Couple selected the best from 13 embryos.
Female Inmates Sterilized in California Prisons Without Approval, The Sacramento Bee
Doctor says procedures saved taxpayers from future welfare burdens.
The Victorians Were Smarter than Us, Study Suggests, Telegraph (London)
Study author says it’s due to the proliferation of less favorable genes.
Mary Sanchez: Conservatism Needs to Purge Eugenics Obsession, The Kansas City Star
Mush from a Hispanic.
The Chinese want to become smarter and healthier.
Leading Geneticist: Human Intelligence Is Slowly Declining, Natural Society
Blame is placed on gene mutations and food intake, but what of global demographics?
“They told us they were inoculations,” an Ethiopian immigrant says.
Chinese Eugenics, Edge
A bold (truthful) look at how the West is being left behind.
Were Ethiopian Women Forced Into Contraception?, Jewish Daily Forward
Some immigrants to Israel say they’ve been given contraceptive shots without their approval.
How will the judge enforce his order?
The dysgenic effects of civilization.
A peculiar strategy given that non-whites are more likely to abort.
Also known as dysgenics.
A Conversation with Arthur Jensen, Special to AR News
A 1992 interview with Jared Taylor.
In evolutionary terms this is called reproductive success.
The new eugenics: “ethics” comes first.
Why the Progeny of Slaves Will Strike Gold at the Olympics, Daily Mail (London)
Genetic explanations breaking into the mainstream.
Valley’s Birthplace Haunted by Nobel Laureate’s Dark Past, Mountain View Voice
No historic preservation for William Shockley’s historic laboratory.
Professor states “hate facts,” student union calls for his resignation.
Eugenics, Past and Future, New York Times
Will Americans take up a “liberal eugenics”?
Melinda Gates Talks Eugenics, American Thinker
Well . . . sort of.
The Ascent of Man: Human Biodiversity & Evolution, Washington Summit
Seattle conference to discuss some of the most critical issues of our time.
Man with 30 Kids Can’t Pay Child Support, Fox 2 Now (Knoxville)
30 children by 11 different “baby mamas.”
Prominent leftists were once big supporters of eugenics.
Michigan Is Breeding Poverty, The Detroit News
“Michigan’s social problems . . . won’t recede until we embrace reproductive responsibility.”
An Ignored ‘Disparity’: Part III, Real Clear Politics
Thomas Sowell discusses group differences in achievement.
N.C. Panel: Pay Eugenics Victims $50,000, News Observer
1,500 to 2,000 people who were sterilized would get the money.
Ending a Historical Taboo, AR Classic Article
Another look at eugenics.
Mapping the God of Sperm, Newsweek
A haphazard process that in this case appears to have been eugenic.
Or maybe just sniff each other’s underwear.
Sterilise Underclass to Stop Child Abuse, Dominion Post (Wellington)
New Zealand solution to a tough problem.
“Are condoms the ultimate green technology?”