By Scott McConnell on 03/19/2000

Scott McConnell's Buchanan Diary

Previous Diaries Sunday, March 19 Today Al Gore's SAT scores and IQ were reported in the Washington Post. Gore is bright, though nothing unusual for Harvard, and I would ...
By Peter Brimelow on 03/15/2000

VDARE - The DOE's Looney Diversitycrat

Peter Brimelow writes: Department of Education officials claimed to be unaware of Jane Elliott's views in March 2000 when the former Iowa teacher told the DOE's speaker series on diversity that Governo...
By Steve Sailer on 03/15/2000

Inequality: The Immigration Dimension

Near Monument Valley, site of so many John Wayne westerns, the borders of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado come together at Four Corners. These adjoining states all share similar mountains and d...
By Scott McConnell on 03/12/2000

Scott McConnell's Buchanan Diary

Previous Diaries Sunday, March 12: The week just before Pat will begin to resurface.  Much anticipation, because after nearly two months of silence "in winter quarters"...
By Peter Brimelow on 03/11/2000

The Economist Magazine on Immigration

I wasn't very hopeful about the London Economist's "Editorial Survey on America and Immigration" when I read the flyer being circulated to potential advertisers. (In the current climate, immigration ...
By Scott McConnell on 03/06/2000

Scott McConnell's Buchanan Diary

March 6, 2000: Last Thursday (March 2) we set up a press conference at the National Press club to talk about China – the Most Favored Nation plan for China; China's hum...
By Steve Sailer on 03/05/2000

Green Gag

LettersMass immigration's impact on the American environment has become another of those issues that can't be discussed in polite society. The recent gyrations of the Sierra Club, America's premier env...
By Robert Locke on 03/01/2000

Valhalla of the Idiots Savant

March 01, 2000 I recently moved from Manhattan, which I assumed to be America's zenith of solipsism, materialism and arrogance, to California's famed Silicon Valley. I have bee...
By Steve Sailer on 02/27/2000

Diversity is Strength - College Admissions

For Gatekeepers at Colleges, A Daunting Task of Weeding, by Jacques Steinberg, New York Times, February 27, 2000, excerpt: "Though the Californian's SAT scores exceeded the median of those applying to...
By Scott McConnell on 02/27/2000

Scott McConnell's Buchanan Diary

February 27, 2000: Still watching with amusement the press fascination with the idea of John McCain as a joint GOP/Reform Party candidate.  There have been at least a d...