Category Archives: Race

Black Economist Glen Loury On Race Relations

From City Journal: * I happen to be suspicious about the assertion of authority based upon personal identity, such as being black. Let’s take this example. Were the actions we’ve all seen of the police officer in Minneapolis, Derek Chauvin, … Continue reading

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The Things They Say behind Your Back: Stereotypes and the Myths Behind Them

The Washington Post published in 1982: In the section on blacks, Helmreich writes, “No group in American society has suffered as much from discrimination as Afro-Americans. The fact is reflected in the paucity of positive stereotypes about them.” In that … Continue reading

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Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model

Ashley Mears writes in this 2011 book: * They are now so unrepresentative of the everyday woman that they are considered offensive. They are far too young and slender, wearing a size zero and having dangerously low body mass indexes … Continue reading

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Racial Revenge

From comments to Steve Sailer: * If you recall the Brock Turner case, he was forcibly held against his will by two Swedes on bicycles. He was in the process of digitally penetrating a woman who at some point had … Continue reading

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NYT: The Racist History Behind Facial Recognition

From comments at Steve Sailer: * Criminal face has three big factors: high-T features, poor symmetry and other signs of genetic load (like narrow eyes), and fetal alcohol complex. The Chinese did a large study based on national ID photos … Continue reading

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