Tag Archives: Race and Intelligence

Scientists find gene variants related to being taller, healthier, and smarter.

Chinese Reflections on Europe


Why have Europeans lost their racial consciousness?


Black teachers assign black students to gifted programs at nearly the same rate as white students.

At this rate, it will take 250 years for the black-white math gap to close.

In one district, 85 percent of students graduated, but not one was “college ready” in reading or math.

Cap: As usual, liberals are afraid of the truth.

Gene “networks” may be governed by a common “master switch.”

Breitbart dethrones liberals’ favorite scientist.

Hispanics fall in between.

“Out of the 1500 grandmasters in the world, only three or four are black.”

Said regarding failing schools: “We can’t make an African American white.”

Even Obama is guilty of continuing this “legacy of oppression.”

Asians outscore whites in most states.

District spends over $13,000 per student each year.

No mention of shifting demographics as a cause.

SAT’s Racial Impact, Inside Higher Ed

Race is a strong predictor of SAT scores.

The few whites in DC public schools dramatically outperform non-whites.

Much agonizing over the inevitable.

New Prospects for Eugenics


Advanced techniques for improving our species.


Advocates think pre-K will narrow achievement gaps; evidence suggests otherwise.

Racial preferences lead to a “mismatch effect” for blacks.

Non-whites not tapped often enough for special ed.

But there is a “robust but weak association” between the two.

Smart people may have better communication between parts of the brain.

This is true for both black and white students.

Pass rates in math: Asians–69% , Whites–49%, Hispanics–21%, Blacks–16%.

Diversity-mongers used to ignore smaller tech companies.

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.

The Egalitarian Illusion


The futile fight against the achievement gap.


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.

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.

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.

What I Don’t Like About Blacks


A reply to Jared Taylor.


Daily Beast interviews “Vixen of the Right” about her forthcoming book.