Article By Patrick J. Buchanan on 08/26/2010

The Myth of Equality

In 21st century America, institutional r...
Post By Steve Sailer on 08/17/2010

"Triumph Fades on Racial Gap in City Schools"

From the New York Times: Triumph Fades on Racial Gap in City Schools By SHARON OTTERMAN and ROBERT GEBELOFF Two years ago, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and his schools chancellor, Joel I. Klein, testif...
Article By J. Philippe Rushton on 07/23/2010

Nisbett Wrong, Again—No Black Gains In Reading and Mathematics Over Five Decades

In my last VDARE article, I critically examined Richard Nisbett's book, Intelligence and How to Get It: Why Schools and Cultures Count. Nisbett, a social psychologist at the University of Michigan, ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 07/14/2010

All We Have To Do...

We're constantly told that to make up for any minor inconveniences caused by letting in millions of uneducated illegal aliens, "all we have to do is fix the public schools." And this usually leads t...
Article By Steve Sailer on 06/13/2010

Diversity Is Strength! It's Also…The Emerging "Long Term English Learner" Problem In U.S. Schools

Over the last decade, a bipartisan consensus has been emerging among politicians, the prestige press, and leading philanthropists: the racial gap in achievement is the fau...
Post By Steve Sailer on 05/11/2010

Two Gaps

A reader writes: By the way, your observation that it'd be simpler, cheaper, and more beneficial to society to raise everyone's test scores slightly than to raise black and Hispanic test scores enou...
Article By Steve Sailer on 03/28/2010

Diane Ravitch, "No Child Left Behind", And The Racial Achievement Gap's Kryptonite Cause

The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education, the new book by veteran education historian Diane Ravitch, has received a lot of publicity for ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 03/12/2010

Obama's First Discriminating School District: LAUSD

Now we know the very first target of the Obama Administration's discrimination investigations of local school districts: This obvious discriminator against Spanish-speaking students is the Los Angele...
Post By Kevin Lamb on 01/07/2010

Helping Blacks Graduate: Eliminate Science Labs

The East Bay Express reported on December 23, 2009 that Berkeley High School is seriously considering a proposal to ”eliminate science labs and the five science teachers who teach them to free up more ...
Article By Steve Sailer on 01/06/2010

ClimateGate…And "Stereotype ThreatGate"?

Is "Stereotype Threat", the currently popular theory that blacks average lower scores on cognitive tes...