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Tag Archives: Race and Intelligence
This is true for both black and white students.
Achievement Gaps Widen for California’s Black and Latino Students, Los Angeles Times
Pass rates in math: Asians–69% , Whites–49%, Hispanics–21%, Blacks–16%.
Jesse Jackson Calls on Tech’s ‘Unicorns’ to Join Apple, Google and Release Diversity Reports, International Business Times
Diversity-mongers used to ignore smaller tech companies.
No Evidence of Racial Discrimination in Criminal Justice Processing, Personality and Individual Differences
Controlling for IQ and lifetime violence eliminates disparities in incarceration rates.
Study finds strong links between intelligence-associated genes and national IQ.
Why School Reform Failed, National Policy Institute
Because it denied the importance of race.
Latinos Struggle to Close Gap with Whites in California ACT Scores, Los Angeles Times
The gaps are as large in science as they are in English.
The goal is to increase non-white enrollment.
She’d ruled two earlier exams “discriminatory.”
His IQ is only 69.
Northern Japanese are smarter, taller, and lighter-skinned.
The alleles they don’t have are as important as the ones they do have.
Hardly any students scored in the top three ranges in math.
The Association Between Intelligence and Lifespan Is Mostly Genetic, International Journal of Epidemiology
It genes, not lifestyle, that make smart people live longer.
It’s part of the search for diversity.
Study of 12,500 twins finds academic performance is between 54 and 65 percent heritable.
Researchers discern race by brain shape.
Are Low-Skill Immigrants Upwardly Mobile?, Real Clear Policy
Hispanics probably aren’t.
Men are over-represented at the extreme ends of the bell curve.
94 percent of employees are white or Asian.
Fred Reed explains things to Cornell West.
It’s society’s fault.
The Anti-Science Left, Real Clear Politics
John Stossel says liberals are afraid of race differences in IQ.
Coulter Hates ‘the Browning of America’, Daily Beast
Daily Beast interviews “Vixen of the Right” about her forthcoming book.
The Air in NYC Is Killing Kids’ IQ, New York Post
Poor people in New York City reportedly breathe dirtier air than rich people.
Genes associated with intelligence have high correlation with national IQs.
Neuroanatomical Correlates of the Income-Achievement Gap, Psychological Science
Study of income and brain size does not control for IQ of parents.
MRI measurements are highly correlated with tested IQ.
Researchers find more genes tied to intelligence.
Race-neutral “holistic” admissions would still keep out blacks.
Pat Buchanan talks race and IQ.
The solution? “Renewal of federal funding.”
Researchers find correlation, media report causation.
Ilana Mercer points out the demographic truths missing from the “conversation.”
Are Humans Getting Cleverer?, BBC News
Article on the Flynn effect cites Arthur Jensen and Richard Lynn.
For Asian Americans, a Changing Landscape on College Admissions, Los Angeles Times
To get into top schools, they have to get higher test scores than any other race.
Straight talk about race and IQ is the kiss of death.
How Black Middle-Class Kids Become Poor Adults, The Atlantic
No mention of “regression to the mean.”
Billionaire Suspends Prize Given to Schools, New York Times
No urban school is doing well enough to deserve the prize.
Public and Scientists’ Views on Science and Society, Pew Research Center
Americans don’t think a baby’s genes should be altered to increase intelligence.
Your IQ in 13 Genes (Or About 29% of It), Psychological Comments
New study finds more genes that are partly responsible for intelligence.
It once published an excerpt from The Bell Curve.
School superintendent may get the axe because of racial gap in achievement.
28 High-Ranking MPD Officers Could Be Demoted, WREG (Memphis)
Black officers were promoted under to a court order that has now been overturned.
The Coming College Decline, National Journal
We are failing to “respond to the profound demographic change reshaping society.”