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Sailer in Taki's: "What if Charles Murray Is Right?"
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June 08, 2017, 07:36 AM
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From my Wednesday column in Taki’s Magazine:

What if Charles Murray Is Right?

by Steve Sailer, June 07, 2017

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The extraordinary decline in the cost of sequencing a whole human genome, from $10 million in 2008 to $1,400 by late 2015, means that in the coming years science will almost certainly be able to answer the Charles Murray question: Are some of the gaps in average IQ among the races at least partly genetic?

It’s past time for public intellectuals to seriously ponder the implications of either answer: yes or no.

Last week, I discussed what it would suggest for public policy if Murray turned out to be wrong. This week, I want to consider what is likely to happen if Murray turns out to be right.

Read the whole thing there.

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