A belief reinforced by seemingly benign research

Sarah Zhang alerts us to a scientific crisis in The Atlantic [1] (just the place): racialists, particularly “white nationalists,” are “serious about understanding genetics.” Their “obsession with racial purity is easily channeled, apparently, into an obsession with genetics,” for “even seemingly benign genetics research can reinforce a belief that different races are essentially different.” Disturbing […]

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A belief reinforced by seemingly benign research

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February 13, 2018  Tags:   Posted in: Misc |

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