As I’ve argued before, the two key events giving rise to the Great Awokening (the sudden increase in woke sentiment beginning in around 2012) were the…
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Last year, I made a tweet that said the following: The gap in masculinity between the left and the right seems to have widened over time. In the early…
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Wokeness, as I’ve noted before, is distinct from other strands of leftism, such as old-school Marxism or traditional left-liberalism. (Which is an…
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So far as I’m aware, all the major controversies surrounding genes and intelligence since 1990 have concerned either race differences or dysgenics. In…
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I want to begin this essay by congratulating the editors of Nature Human Behaviour. On 18 August, they published an editorial specifying that they…
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One of the biggest puzzles of the pandemic is why there have been so few COVID deaths in East Asia, and more specifically in Japan. According to the…
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National IQs – estimates of the average IQ in different countries – were first compiled by Richard Lynn and Tatu Vanhanen for their 2002 book IQ and the…
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Another week, another person cancelled for saying something true about race and IQ. Professor John Sherman, who teaches Chemistry at the University of…
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You may recall that in 2019, Angela Saini wrote a book titled Superior: The Return of Race Science – which argued that nefarious claims about biological…
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In her book The Genetic Lottery, Paige Harden claims “there is zero evidence that genetics explains racial differences in outcomes like education”. And…
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I’ve written about aspects of the Great Awokening several times in this newsletter. But what exactly is the Great Awokening? I would describe it as the…
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The latest book by geneticist and science writer Adam Rutherford is, according to the author, a “weapon”; specifically, one that will “provide a…
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