NYT: Boris Johnson Aide Quits After Furor Over [Accurate] Racial Comments
02/18/2020
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Earlier: The Latest Brouhaha: Tory Data Scientist Andrew Sabisky KNOWS TOO MUCH About Race And IQ

From the New York Times:

Boris Johnson Aide Quits After Furor Over Racial Comments

The resignation came after silence from Downing Street about an adviser who once said blacks have lower IQs than whites.

By Stephen Castle, Feb. 17, 2020

But, as Andrew Sabisky noted at around age 20 or 21 in a comment on a blog, blacks do have lower IQs than whites on average. That’s likely the single best-confirmed fact in the history of the social sciences.

The Guardian frames it the exact same way: Out of the various controversial comments Sabisky put on the Internet in his 20s, the single most heinous is the one that is factually unquestionable:

No 10 refuses to comment on PM’s views of racial IQ

Move comes after hiring of new adviser who said black people have lower average IQs

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Boris Johnson’s spokesman has refused to say whether the prime minister thinks black people have lower IQs on average, or agrees with eugenics, after No 10 hired an adviser with highly controversial views.

[Comment at Unz.com]

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