Post By Brenda Walker on 02/22/2020

"English Learners"—California Students Win $53 Million in Lawsuit over Poor Reading Scores

Friday’s Los Angeles Times included a front-page article titled, “See Dick and Jane read poorly. See them win a lawsuit” that focused on the dysfunction of state schools that had worsened to the point...
Post By Steve Sailer on 02/18/2020

The White-Black Intelligence Gap: Settled Science

Because nobody seems to know this anymore, as illustrated by the Andrew Sabisky whoop-tee-doo, here is Philip L. Roth et al.’s 2001 “Ethnic group differences in cognitive ability in employment and ed...
Post By John Derbyshire on 02/18/2020

Making War Against Reality In Minnesota: A Constitutional Amendment To Ban The Achievement Gap!

Adapted from the latest Radio Derb, available exclusively at VDARE.com Here's a quote from an online news and opinion outlet in Minnesota, MinnPost.com. This is from January 14th, quote: Minnesota has...
Post By Steve Sailer on 02/17/2020

The Latest Brouhaha: Tory Data Scientist Andrew Sabisky KNOWS TOO MUCH About Race And IQ

I’ve long made fun of the Republican Brain Trust for consisting of bears of very little brain like Karl Rove. But Tory Prime Minister Boris Johnson employs an advisor, Dominic Cummings, who actually is...
Post By John Derbyshire on 01/21/2020

December Brainteaser Solution, And "No Such Thing As A Bad Math Student"

I've posted a worked solution to the brainteaser in my December Diary here. Meanwhile, a friend has passed on this bit of math news from three years ago. It's about a Canadian named John Mighton who cl...
Post By Steve Sailer on 01/01/2020

The Decade's Most Unexpected Headline: “Efforts To Close Student Achievement Gaps Ineffective”

From WTOP near Washington D.C.: Report: Montgomery Co. efforts to close student achievement gaps ineffective Melissa Howell December 31, 2019, 6:59 AM While more than half of Montgomery County, Maryla...
Article By Ann Coulter on 12/04/2019

Ann Coulter: Are FACTS White Nationalist?

Earlier by Ann Coulter: “We'll Tell You Who's Privileged” I gather it would be proof positive of “white nationalism” to point out that the only group discriminated against in college admissions is whit...
Post By Steve Sailer on 11/01/2019

Asian Test Scores: More Diversity = More Inequality

Watching test scores in the 21st Century is like watching the 1973 Belmont horse race with the Asians in the role of Secretariat pulling away from the field and winning by 31 lengths: We are supposed ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 10/26/2019

Why Do People Always Repeat That Africa Has The Most Genetic Diversity?

From that “Race, genetics and pseudoscience: an explainer” collection of talking points, here’s a popular cliché about how Africa has the most genetic diversity: Even though geography has been an imp...
Post By Steve Sailer on 10/20/2019

Mexican vs. Asian War Brewing Over Abolishing SAT/ACT at U. of California

From the Los Angeles Times: Will UC schools drop their SAT scores requirement? By TERESA WATANABE STAFF WRITEROCT. 2, 2019 5 AM Half a century ago, the University of California helped catapult the SAT...