Discrimination case against Fairfax County is the usual nuttiness.
Tag Archives: Race and Intelligence
Employers are stuck between a rock and a hard place.
Qualifications and ability are “racist.”
Black teacher blurts out the truth.
Author argues that “his analysis comes up short.”
Darker animals are more aggressive and more highly sexed.
“It’s less a theory of evolution than of devolution.”
Three quarters of seventh-graders are not proficient in reading, in black district.
Whites helped make the cheating possible.
Genes May Play Role in Educational Achievement, Study Finds, Medical Xpress
No Child Left Behind keeps on truckin’.
5 More States Get Waivers from Education Law Rules, New York Times
That brings the total to 24, with 13 more states under review.
Racial Gaps in Michigan Exam Results a Concern, Detroit Free Press
Only 1.8 percent of Detroit public school students are considered college-ready.
Cherished myth is punctured.
San Jose District Accused of Racism over Photo Displays in Schools, CBS San Francisco
“Keeping Our Black and Brown Boys in Mind.”
Study finds evidence that national IQ is influenced by population’s genetics.
Half of all schools are failing.
“White oppression” doesn’t seem to be holding them back.
Whites and Asians excel, Hispanics and blacks left behind.
Another plot to hold back blacks and Hispanics.
Defense claims innocence based on DNA evidence.
This may be some kind of record for the amount of foolishness accumulated in one place.
Though the massive study examined whites only.
The Downside of Higher IQ, Mangan’s
It might result in “evolutionarily novel behavior and beliefs.”
A little confusion here about cause and effect.
Cheating Our Children: Suspicious School Test Scores Across the Nation, Atlanta Journal Constitution
Suspiciously concentrated in poor and largely non-white schools.
“And though opponents of the bill said it would disproportionately affect ethnic minorities . . . .”
Persistent Racial Gaps Shown in Education Data, Kansas City Star
How long until they are simply accepted?
Not enough blacks and Hispanics passed the cognitive and reading exams.
UNC Graduation Rates Lag Significantly for Black Males, Daily Tar Heel
Racial preferences couldn’t be to blame.
Nature, Nurture and Liberal Values, Prospect
New book still tries to argue nurture side of the perennial debate.
That leaves only 40 to go.
Crimethink and Thinking Ability, Takimag
Steve Sailer on “the latest from the scientific frontlines in the IQ wars.”
But AR readers aren’t.
You mean genes help account for intelligence?
An Ignored ‘Disparity’: Part III, Real Clear Politics
Thomas Sowell discusses group differences in achievement.
Truth is no defense.
Report Says Many Aren’t Ready for College, Times Union
Shows a “cavernous achievement gap” in New York.
Blacks are 17 percent of public school students but account for 31 percent of retardation diagnoses.
Race Influences How Leaders Are Assessed, Wall Street Journal
“When black leaders succeed, people say it happened despite their incompetence.”
Is Intelligence in the Genes?, Chronicle of Higher Education
Black Death Row Inmate Hopes Low IQ Gets Him Off Death Row, Florida Courier
Murderers must have an IQ above 70 to be executed.
Finding the Next Einstein in Africa, Globe and Mail
“The belief is that the world’s next Albert Einstein could just as easily be found in Africa as anywhere else . . . .”
Lightbulb Moment Shows Intelligence Can Be Learnt, The Australian
Article discusses history of intelligence research.
Documentary to highlight the plight of black entrepreneurs.
Why Is Average IQ Higher in Some Places?, Scientific American
Does disease lead to low IQ or vice versa?
“Critics say . . . the correlation between race and achievement has more to do with genetics than socioeconomic factors.”