Category Archives: IQ

Eric Turkheimer: Jewish Ethnic Interests Masquerading as Ethical Concerns

Kevin MacDonald writes: Recently behavior geneticist Eric Turkheimer participated in a commentary on Charles Murray and the issue of race differences in intelligence. Since I am not a behavior geneticist, I won’t argue the point that there is no present … Continue reading

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Turkheimer in Vox: Demonizing Charles Murray Is Good for the Jews

Steve Sailer writes: From Vox: There’s still no good reason to believe black-white IQ differences are due to genes Our response to criticisms. Updated by Eric Turkheimer, Kathryn Paige Harden, and Richard E. Nisbett Jun 15, 2017, 12:00pm EDT Actually, … Continue reading

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USC’s Polygenic Prediction and its Application in Social Science Conference

Comment: “Last week’s USC polygenetic social science seminar. I have only got through the first two sessions. Pure iSteve candy. Watch the tapdancing during the comments when a woman started to discuss the implications of the data for genes and … Continue reading

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What Makes For A High IQ?

Comments at Steve Sailer: * Kiss of death for a high IQ is having ancestors that evolved in a tropical or subtropical environment. You absolutely need severe winters to weed out the lesser lights, unmotivated, peeps with a “next week” … Continue reading

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Vox: “Charles Murray Is Once Again Peddling Junk Science About Race and IQ”

Steve Sailer writes: Getting worked up over Charles Murray being allowed on a podcast seems a little bizarre. (Here’s the podcast.) Under the faux indignation and clickbait headline, however, this is about as good an attempt as any to shore … Continue reading

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