By John Derbyshire on 2018-09-17 17:44:00 -0400

Terminological Correction: JayMan Pooh-poohs "Pathological Altruism"

In my earlier post I used the phrase "pathological altruism."  The phrase has been around for a few years: since at least 1984, according to the book (published 2011 ... Jared Taylor reviewed it at AmR...
By James Fulford on 2018-09-17 14:59:00 -0400

History Of Italian Immigrant Organized Crime In POLITICO

It is well-known by students of organized crime and immigration that Italian immigration, particularly from Sicily and Naples, has not been an unmixed blessing. Here's a story from Politico about the a...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-09-17 13:02:00 -0400

Puerto Ricans Have Always Been Badly Off

From The Atlantic in its pre-clickbait days: The Other Underclass Most people think of inner-city poverty as a black phenomenon. But it is also alarmingly high among Puerto Ricans, the worst-off ethn...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-09-17 12:58:00 -0400

Crimestop Indoctrination in the Classroom: Teaching Race in High-School Biology

om The Atlantic: The Dilemma of Teaching Race in High-School Biology The way science classes talk about—or gloss over—the science of human difference could risk reinforcing students’ misperceptions. ...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-09-17 12:50:00 -0400

Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Something Sometime in Distant Past

Accuser can’t remember what year it was, probably in early 1980s, when both were in high school, but says she told her marriage counselor about it in 2012. According to The Megaphone, this is Incredibl...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-09-17 12:35:00 -0400

How Brett Kavanaugh Is Connected to Haven Monahan

This is pretty woozy stuff, but from Raw Story, we learn the shocking truth: Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh had a high school buddy in the 1980s named Mark Judge who in 2014 didn’t wholly believ...
By John Derbyshire on 2018-09-17 12:23:00 -0400

Globalism, Nationalism, and Parasitism

Over at the Quillette website (of which I offered a not-unfavorable mention in last week's Radio Derb) Leon Hadar has an interesting pro-nationalist review of Yoram Hazony's new book The Virtue of Nati...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-09-17 12:17:00 -0400

Colin Kaepernick Decline As An Actual Football Player

In Taki’s Magazine, Charles Norman writes about Colin Kaepernick: In the summer of 2016, Colin Kaepernick started wearing “cops are pigs” socks and chose not to partake in the national anthem, at the...
By Allan Wall on 2018-09-17 00:51:00 -0400

American Indian Sports Mascots And Team Names A Big Hit In England, Europe, And Even Scandinavia

Activists who oppose American Indian sports mascots and team names have their work cut out for them, because they are also being used across the pond in Britain and Europe. The New York Times had an ar...
By Audacious Epigone on 2018-09-16 19:48:00 -0400

Throwing November: GOP Acting Like They WANT To Lose The House

        And tax cuts. From Reuters-Ipsos, the issue registered Democrats and Republicans identified as the most important one in determining their mid-term congressional votes (N = 26,785):    The...