Post By Steve Sailer on 05/20/2022

The "Center for Measurement Justice"—Parody...Or Inevitable?

From the website for the Center for Measurement Justice: CENTER FOR MEASUREMENT JUSTICEWe seek to disrupt racist, white supremacist logics that have historically informed our assessment and measure...
Post By Steve Sailer on 05/16/2022

The $700 Trillion Bill Lying On The Sidewalk: All We Have To Do Is Make All The Children In The World As Smart As Lake Wobegon's Kids

From the International Monetary Fund’s Finance & Development magazine: THE BASIC SKILLS GAP ERIC A. HANUSHEK , LUDGER WOESSMANN UPCOMING JUNE ISSUE April 26, 2022 … Based on the available eviden...
Post By Steve Sailer on 05/07/2022

Race Gap In Bar Exam Passage Rates Widens, So Let's Get Rid Of The LSAT!

From Reuters: May 3, 2022The racial gap in bar exam pass rates got worse in 2021By Karen Sloan Summary ABA data show the disparity in first-time pass rates between white and Black law grads grew to...
Post By Steve Sailer on 03/28/2022

The East Asian Takeover Of The Putnam Mathematical Competition

iSteve commenter James N. Kennett writes: MIT News reports that MIT Math majors win all top five spots (Putnam Fellowships) in the Mathematical Association of America’s (MAA’s) 82nd Putnam Mathemat...
Post By John Derbyshire on 03/27/2022

Google's Diversity Paradox: No Amount Of Wokeness Can Make Them Hire An HBCU Graduate As An Engineer

Earlier: Google's Expensive Diversity Push Isn't Uncovering Many Diamonds In The Rough, Especially At HBCUs There are no companies on Earth more Woke than the big Silicon Valley software giants; and am...
Post By Steve Sailer on 03/17/2022

NYT: Shocking Revelation: A GOP Candidate Has Read THE BELL CURVE

Earlier(2014) : Charles Murray on the 20th Anniversary of "The Bell Curve" From the New York Times news section: Republican in Ohio Senate Primary Spoke Offensively About Asians Mike Gibbons, a lea...
Post By John Derbyshire on 02/08/2022

The NFL Black Coach Controversy—Contra David French, One Out Of 32 Is A Slight OVER-Representation

Earlier: David French: NFL Is “Racist" Because Blacks Are Underrepresented At The Top. Data: Blacks Hold 17 Percent Of Top Positions As sports-challenged as I am, I know what the NFL is. It's the Natio...
Post By John Derbyshire on 01/28/2022

How Will The Supreme Court Fudge The Asian Admissions/Affirmative Action Issue? (They WILL Fudge It)

The Supremes have agreed to hear appeals by an activist group named Students for Fair Admissions against Harvard and the University of North Carolina. Those two universities, says the group, discrimina...
Post By Steve Sailer on 01/26/2022

Is Pre-K School Really A Panacea?

Earlier: NYT: IQ Is Real! Pre-kindergarten schooling has been around for a long time: for example, I went to a few hours a day of nursery school at age 3-4 in the early 1960s. On the other hand, there ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 01/25/2022

NYT: IQ Is Real!

Here’s the New York Times’ #3 article on its online frontpage: Cash Aid to Poor Mothers Increases Brain Activity in Babies, Study Finds The research could have policy implications as President Bide...