Brotha Wolf has done an amazing job debunking me, guys! Absolutely stunning work:
The races differ in intelligence, and it’s poorly explained by environmental factors(more…)
So, I am regularly told that “IQ is not this huge factor!” and that “education makes more of a difference in people’s lives” as this big thing that is supposed to make hereditarian beliefs about intelligence go out the window. Along with that we also get the “If group x had better education, their IQ would rise.” Stuff like this, commonly believed, yet unproved nonsense, is why I’m here.
Yes, I’m going for low hanging fruit, but let’s have some fun with this. (more…)
For a while, I’ve been seeing this meme saying “78% of slave owners were Jewish…” with a grouping of sources at the bottom. I’ve never seen a proper debunking or anything, so I figured I should take a look at the data it provides and see if this contains any truth to it.
The debate of Hispanic crime has been going on for the past few decades. We tend to hear a plethora of stories relating to Hispanics being the perps in a lot of crimes and we paint a picture of their crime rates in our head. We do the same for black people and we do the reverse for whites and Asians, seeing a lack of crime and saying “These groups probably don’t commit a lot of crime.” But anecdotes aren’t always great – usually only useful for historical presentation and views of the public. Data is what matters but on Hispanic crime the data leaves a lot to answer. (more…)