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Who caused the 2008 housing bubble to burst in the U.S.? A number of books have been published dealing with the current recession and its causes\. I have been perplexed as to why the Republicans \(no, I dislike both political parties\) are not responding to the accusation that this is Bush’s recession, and not the real cause—government’s insistence that as a… Matt Nuenke Tue, 01 Nov 2011 08:19 40 Sun, 06 Nov 2011 22:02
From Egalitarianism to Runaway Inequality. In Race, Ethnicity and Nation, \(2007\) Peter Wade states that “The impact of genomics on race studies has generated a good deal of controversy, particularly in the U\.S\.A\. The key question has been the old chestnut of whether ‘race’ has any biological reality\. Gilroy holds out hope that ‘the meaning… Matt Nuenke Mon, 28 Feb 2011 13:18 2 Fri, 04 Mar 2011 20:48
The Unfabricated History of Eugenics Below is a link to a book review of John Glad’s new book Jewish Eugenics\. The book contains enough documentation to show that the Jewish community embraces eugenics, that their high intelligence of Jews is due to hundreds of years of eugenic practices, and that racial differences in temperament and… Matt Nuenke Tue, 11 Jan 2011 11:44 11 Thu, 20 Jan 2011 05:26
How Obama Thinks From Forbes 9/27/2010\. The entire article is available online\. But instead of readying us for the challenge, our President is trapped in his father’s time machine\. Incredibly, the U\.S\. is being ruled according to the dreams of a Luo tribesman of the 1950s\. This philandering, inebriated African socialist, who raged… Matt Nuenke Fri, 10 Sep 2010 16:07 2 Sun, 12 Sep 2010 20:10
Do-gooder Bill Gates tries to solve the education dilemma. Along with international humanitarian aid, Bill Gates \(through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation\) is attempting to solve the problem with education in the United States\. It is well known that the United States lags far behind other advanced nations in terms of education, and the causes of that failure… Matt Nuenke Tue, 24 Aug 2010 12:28 5 Thu, 26 Aug 2010 07:12
Dawkins sides with the race realists. Richard Dawkins is one of the most prolific writers and defenders of evolution and rational thinking\. Still, I assumed from his books, speeches and articles that I am familiar with that he would fall into political correctness when it came to the issue of race realism\. For anyone not familiar… Matt Nuenke Sat, 17 Jul 2010 17:45 51 Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:05
The History of White People A new book has hit the bestseller list and is being promoted in every liberal nook and cranny imaginable\. If one did a search on this book, and read the reviews, you would come away thinking that it was remarkable, insightful, and of intellectual merit\. When I actually read it,… Matt Nuenke Mon, 05 Apr 2010 09:44 18 Wed, 22 Sep 2010 15:50
The Language of Life The Language of Life\: DNA and the Revolution in Personalized Medicine,\( Francis S\. Collins, 2010 \) updates what is known about the human genome\. Collins \(representing the public funded effort\) was competing aggressively against Craig Venter \(representing the privately funded effort\) in the race to sequence the human genome\. It… Matt Nuenke Fri, 26 Mar 2010 16:40 3 Fri, 26 Mar 2010 21:14
Absurd assumptions about life’s advantages Eugenics was universally condemned as being either cruel or pseudoscientific until genetic engineering and the human genome project made positive eugenics increasingly practical\. Now many on the Left argue that we must make reproductive technology available to everyone\. Others argue that genetic manipulations for the purpose of eugenic enhancement should… Matt Nuenke Sun, 28 Feb 2010 14:03 9 Fri, 04 Mar 2011 03:37
The Mormons and the Danite Order. I watched several hours of a documentary on “The Mormons,” a PBS special\. I have been aware of the Mormons or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter\-day Saints \(LDS Church\), but I have not taken the time to research this particular religion at any depth\. However, they do seem… Matt Nuenke Thu, 21 Jan 2010 09:02 33 Fri, 27 Jul 2012 14:23
A Very Bad Wizard: Morality Behind The Curtain. In my review of the book Strange Fruit, I said I would expand on the question about whether any moral/ethical system can be justified, with reference to the book A Very Bad Wizard by Tamler Sommers, 2009\. Sommers interviews nine scholars on the subject of morality and ethics\. Following are… Matt Nuenke Mon, 28 Dec 2009 12:01 1 Mon, 28 Dec 2009 20:13
Strange Fruit: Race, Identity Politics, & Ethnic Genetic Interests. Is race biological\?  Or is it a social construct \? The “debate” continues because it is political\. As a scientific classification, race is one of the simplest issues to resolve\. Those denying the biology of race cannot stop relying on the straw man denotations\: discrete groups, fixed set of traits,… Matt Nuenke Mon, 28 Dec 2009 11:53 5 Tue, 29 Dec 2009 15:32
Barack Obama, Racism 2.0, & “Enlightened Exceptionalism.” Tim Wise has written numerous books, mostly dealing with White privilege\. I have read two of them\: White Like Me\: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son \(2008\) and Between Barack and a Hard Place\: Racism and White Denial in the Age of Obama \(2009\)\. In keeping with the methodology… Matt Nuenke Tue, 01 Dec 2009 17:56 10 Sat, 16 Jan 2010 15:48
Intelligence and the Art of Propaganda. In the spring of 2009, Richard E\. Nisbett published his latest book, Intelligence and How to Get It\: Why Schools and Cultures Count\. With great anticipation I read the book, only to find that it was pure propaganda/advocacy\. Doing a Google search for reviews, I came across J\. Philippe Rushton… Matt Nuenke Sat, 31 Oct 2009 15:23 31 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 06:05
Is it time to be open about Whites versus Jews? I have scanned excerpts from three books written by Jews about Jews—available here in a Word document format\: http\://www\.Neoeugenics\.net/jiap\.doc \. It seems that Whites need not even make any defamatory assertions about Jews—they do to each other quite regularly if only we connect the dots that are obvious to most… Matt Nuenke Thu, 10 Sep 2009 14:29 124 Tue, 06 Oct 2009 11:11
The Case Against Perfection: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering. In the short book The Case Against Perfection\: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering, by Michael J\. Sandel, 2007, the author reflects on the attitudes that inspire the “antis” to reject genetic enhancements\. By parsing what he states and how he states it, it becomes apparent that there is… Matt Nuenke Thu, 06 Aug 2009 16:45 16 Tue, 11 Aug 2009 07:18
Revisiting Race in a Genomic Age The book Revisiting Race in a Genomic Age \(2008\) has numerous academic contributors—most or all on the Left\. Their collective angst stems from the wide popularization of several key developments from genetic research\. First, racial differences are very important when it comes to how people are treated medically\. Genetic differences… Matt Nuenke Thu, 16 Jul 2009 09:54 144 Tue, 28 Jul 2009 09:41
Rapidly Changing Human Evolution. Henry Harpending and Gregory Cochran’s recent book, The 10,000 Year Explosion\: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution, puts to rest the Left’s anecdotal assertions that genes don’t matter and that evolution ceased prior to humans leaving Africa 50~100 thousand years ago\. In addition, they expound on Kevin MacDonald’s work on the… Matt Nuenke Mon, 29 Jun 2009 07:36 174 Tue, 08 Mar 2011 19:55
An Affirmative Action President? The intelligence of presidential candidates and presidents is the topic of discussion during and after elections\. And, it seems that the Left is more enamored with this question than the Right—the same people who deny that intelligence has any real meaning and that if we just got to know people… Matt Nuenke Fri, 10 Oct 2008 19:39 36 Fri, 19 Nov 2010 17:14
Silent Racism: How Well-Meaning People Perpetuate the Racial Divide, by Barbara Trepagnier, 2006. There are two factions that try to explain racial inequality\: the equalitarians that deny any differences in the essence of different population groups such as average intelligence, conscientiousness, forethought, etc\. and the Jensenist faction that studies heredity, twin studies, correlations between wealth and intelligence, etc\. One is anecdotal and non\-theoretical… Matt Nuenke Wed, 20 Aug 2008 21:26 15 Wed, 25 Jan 2012 19:28
The Global Bell Curve: Race, IQ, and Inequality Worldwide by Richard Lynn, 2008. Richard Lynn, sometimes along with Tatu Vanhanen, has been publishing books challenging the economists and social scientists to look at average national intelligence as an important factor in how well off a nation is including health, wealth, earnings, democracy, etc\. This latest book is an excellent source to give someone… Matt Nuenke Mon, 04 Aug 2008 20:45 50 Wed, 06 Jul 2011 10:45
Sorting out the patterns of human intelligence between the races. The book Before The Dawn\: Recovering The Lost History Of Our Ancestors by Nicholas Wade, 2006, has some interesting observations with regards to European evolution that seems to have passed without much notice\. If not, then I apologize for my own failure to catch the items below\. Wade pints out… Matt Nuenke Sat, 12 Jul 2008 16:43 7 Wed, 04 Mar 2009 16:13
American Murder Mystery. An antipoverty program has apparently, again, gone terribly wrong\. It was thought that poor ghetto Blacks would have a better chance of escaping poverty if they lived not in public housing projects, but out in the real world alongside other renters and owners, closer to jobs, away from concentrated crime,… Matt Nuenke Wed, 02 Jul 2008 17:57 12 Mon, 14 Jul 2008 16:30
An Honest Conversation About Race. Linda Chavez wrote an article in the June, 2008 issue of Commentary—the Neocon magazine—entitled Let Us by All Means Have an Honest Conversation about Race\. She notes that fewer than 8% of Whites hold negative attitudes about Blacks, while other minorities hold more negative attitudes about Blacks\. There is nothing… Matt Nuenke Sat, 21 Jun 2008 10:26 9 Tue, 05 Aug 2008 00:30
Jews shutting down debate. A recent article in the JEWISHJOURNAL\.COM entitled “The Professor the anti\-Semites love,” is about the published works of Kevin MacDonald and is a good example of the techniques Jews use to ridicule and demean any publications they do not agree with\. I won’t comment on most of the psuedoscientific objections… Matt Nuenke Sat, 17 May 2008 08:45 140 Mon, 19 Apr 2010 01:47
Ben Stein’s Documentary “Expelled” This weekend my wife and I saw the documentary movie “Expelled\.” It stars Ben Stein, trying to show the heavy hand of scientific Darwinists in suppressing any scientists that do not agree with the modern synthesis\. That is, suppressing any alternative to Darwinism’s rejection of intelligent design \(creationism\)\. How intolerant… Matt Nuenke Tue, 22 Apr 2008 18:12 41 Thu, 05 Jun 2008 11:31
Sperm and egg donor registries. An article in the Chicago Tribune discusses the need for setting up a registry of egg and sperm donors\. The argument for such a need seems a bit odd\. The danger it seems is that a donor may have a condition that manifests itself later in life, like colon cancer,… Matt Nuenke Thu, 03 Apr 2008 18:01 2 Thu, 08 Jan 2009 18:18
Eugenics in a most unlikely place. It is common practice, now that eugenics in moving quickly within the science of reproductive genetics, to dismiss eugenics as pseudoscience\. In fact, eugenics never ceased to play its part in demographics as it went from negative eugenics to Planned Parenthood, to preimplantation diagnosis, to sperm banks and attempts at… Matt Nuenke Sat, 01 Mar 2008 16:36 14 Fri, 09 Aug 2013 14:35
Five Minds for the Future by Howard Gardner, 2007 Howard Gardner and his team of researchers/propagandists have been pushing the theory of “multiple intelligences” since 1983, without empirical data\. They rely on anecdotal stories to show that all humans are equally intelligent—they just have different intelligences that each person has compared to others\. The primary purpose of this program… Matt Nuenke Thu, 21 Feb 2008 22:54 19 Wed, 03 Nov 2010 11:02
Obama for president? About a year ago I read Barack Obama’s book Dreams from my Father\. To keep it short his Kenyan father while at a university in Hawaii met his to be Irish mother\. The first part of the book is about that relationship or lack of one, and how his father… Matt Nuenke Mon, 04 Feb 2008 20:20 107 Fri, 06 Jun 2008 11:30
The Myth of the Rational Voter I read The Myth of the Rational Voter by Bryan Caplan, 2007, and like many books, the title does not reflect the full extent of the book’s contents\. Nevertheless, there are some interesting points addressed in the book that may be of interest to many of you\. One area of… Matt Nuenke Sun, 20 Jan 2008 11:52 11 Sat, 02 Feb 2008 15:46
Some thoughts on genetic similarity. The book Family Relationships\: An Evolutionary Perspective, edited by Salmon and Shackelford, 2007, has some interesting insights into genetic interests, social and sexual selection, and directed evolution\. With many contributors, the content is rather eclectic with a few gems scattered here and there\. One of Gould’s main arguments years ago… Matt Nuenke Tue, 18 Dec 2007 19:20 4 Wed, 19 Dec 2007 00:45
Pseudoscience of Intelligent Design is similar to the assumption of racial equality. One of the most perplexing dilemmas for me is trying to come up with mechanisms, articles, programs, etc\. that could open up a true debate on the heritability of intelligence\. Since The Bell Curve, all of the empirical data has supported Jensenism/hereditarianism while the equalitarian/naïve environmentalists have taken up the… Matt Nuenke Mon, 10 Dec 2007 19:18 56 Sat, 29 Dec 2007 13:32
Neocons and Islamofascism. In the book World War IV\: The Long Struggle Against Islamofascism, by Norman Podhoretz, 2007, and in live interviews that he has been giving lately, he emphasizes that only Islamofascists were able to kill thousands of Americans on American soil in one devastating strike, something not even the axis powers… Matt Nuenke Mon, 29 Oct 2007 19:27 19 Thu, 01 Nov 2007 00:07
World War IV: The Long Struggle Against Islamofascism Norman Podhoretz’s latest book, World War IV\: The Long Struggle Against Islamofascism, is a mission in damage control for the neocons\. I bought the book hoping for the neocons’ latest vision of how WWIV would unfold and how it would be fought and won, but there was very little about… Matt Nuenke Mon, 24 Sep 2007 18:38 5 Wed, 26 Sep 2007 14:45
War in Human Civilization. The book War in Human Civilization by Azar Gat, 2006, is 700 plus pages of the history and causes of warfare from the Paleolithic to the present\. What makes this book so relevant to current warfare and terrorism is that Gat addresses the cultural changes in warfare along with evolutionary… Matt Nuenke Tue, 04 Sep 2007 20:15 2 Wed, 05 Sep 2007 11:02
Diversity leads to a loss of social capital. Months ago it was announced that Robert D\. Putnam had accumulated data on diversity and its impact on social capital, but it may not see the light of day due to political incorrectness\. Well, he did manage to insert some politically correct assertions to make this first report of the… Matt Nuenke Mon, 20 Aug 2007 18:40 51 Mon, 03 Sep 2007 20:48
Obama’s Letter on Nomination of David Palmer to the EEOC U\.S\. Senator Barack Obama \(D\-IL\) sent the following letter to Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions \(HELP\) Committee Chairman Edward Kennedy \(D\-MA\) and Ranking Member Michael Enzi \(R\-WY\), raising concerns about the nomination of David Palmer to Equal Employment Opportunity Commission\. In the letter, Obama says that nominees to the… Matt Nuenke Wed, 15 Aug 2007 19:32 13 Sun, 24 Jan 2010 11:34
How does Bush think he will finally win the war on terror? I came across a 1999 report prepared by the Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, entitled The Sociology and Psychology of Terrorism\: Who Becomes a Terrorist and Why\? It should be available on the Internet, and if not I have a copy\. It makes for some interesting reading with regards… Matt Nuenke Thu, 09 Aug 2007 21:26 11 Sat, 11 Aug 2007 21:53
Global warming—some speculations. In the book The Skeptical Environmentalist by Bjorn Lomborg, it was clear that one fabricated environmental disaster after another was irrelevant to the quality of life\. One great concern was lower sperm counts—then couples will just have to have more sex for their intended results\! Now the rage is organic… Matt Nuenke Wed, 04 Jul 2007 10:21 31 Sun, 02 Dec 2007 00:01
Postmodernism and the New Right. Tomislav Sunic’s new book, Homo Americanus\: Child of the Postmodern Age, is a call to bring back racialism, anti\-egalitarianism, balkanization, etc\. in large part by using the rhetoric and logic of postmodernists\. He also warns that we are entering soft totalitarianism, where the ideology of the state is enforced through… Matt Nuenke Mon, 25 Jun 2007 19:00 21 Wed, 27 May 2015 08:44
Psychology and White Ethnocentrism. Following are excerpts from Kevin MacDonald’s article Psychology and White Ethnocentrism\. The complete article is available from this site\: Links> General> Occidental Quarterly> “Psychology and White Ethnocentrism\.” MacDonald is in my estimation the most aggressive and prodigious academic today fighting for White preservation\. As an evolutionary psychologist, he has a… Matt Nuenke Sat, 16 Jun 2007 15:12 3 Mon, 20 Sep 2010 12:02
Not in our Genes? In 1984, Lewontin, Rose and Kamin wrote Not In Our Genes\: Biology, Ideology, and Human Nature\. I decided to read the book to see how the arguments fared after 23 years of additional research, argument and debate\. As it turned out, even for 1984, the arguments against at that time… Matt Nuenke Wed, 23 May 2007 21:18 21 Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:14
A quick review of The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America Kozol doesn’t explain his role very well, but it seems he is a freelance researcher into minority schools and an apologist for minority student failures\. He relies primarily on narrative to try to show that minority schools are underserved by society, but a careful reading just reinforces that minorities are… Matt Nuenke Fri, 11 May 2007 17:34 10 Mon, 14 May 2007 04:11
The first round of eugenics was not so wrong after all. In The Gene Bomb\: Does Higher Education and Advanced Technology Accelerate the Selection of Genes for Learning Disorders, Addictive and Disruptive Behaviors\? by David E\. Comings, M\.D\. 1996, we hear a new urgency to understand the demographic breeding patterns of the unfit\. Comings states, after many years of epidemiological research,… Matt Nuenke Sat, 07 Apr 2007 08:09 5 Sat, 07 Apr 2007 20:44
Racial equality can no longer be defended. Four books that I have read in the last month highlight the dilemma that the nature/nurture debate faces\. I’ll discuss each one to show how politicized and confused the issue becomes when science clashes with universal egalitarianism\. Wrestling with Behavior Genetics\: Science, Ethics, and Public Conversation, edited by Parens, Chapman… Matt Nuenke Thu, 08 Mar 2007 11:27 4 Wed, 14 Mar 2007 18:35
Strange Alliance: Christian/Jewish Zionists. When debating the existence of God, philosophers point to two major problems\: unnecessary evil in the world and non\-belief \(See T\.M\. Drange’s Nonbelief & Evil, 1998\)\. One strong component of many religions then is to find ways to prove that God exists, and especially reassuring are miracles and prophecies\. In… Matt Nuenke Sat, 17 Feb 2007 10:30 13 Sun, 18 Feb 2007 16:23
Mexicans versus Blacks. Last week watching CNN, there was a story about a small town in Texas where historically the minority was Black, but now Mexicans are moving in, outnumbering the Blacks, and forcing Blacks out of jobs\.  The usual response is that Mexicans \(and Hispanics in general\) are hard working\. The assumption… Matt Nuenke Tue, 16 Jan 2007 19:57 111 Mon, 04 Jul 2016 11:47
“Bioethics: Evolution as a Principle of Nature” by Herbert F. Matare, Malibu, California, “Bioethics\: Evolution as a Principle of Nature” by Herbert F\. Matare, Malibu, California, Mankind Quarterly, Fall/Winter 2006, Volume XLVII numbers 1&2\. \[Following are excerpts from the above article without comment until the end—Matt Nuenke\] With the development of the human brain and its concomitant wider understanding of nature and its… Matt Nuenke Mon, 18 Dec 2006 19:47 18 Sun, 27 May 2012 19:10
Blind Faith in the Equality of Races The most rational of scientists can fall into pseudoscience when their personal bias is allowed to take over\. The book “Blind Faith\: The Unholy Alliance of Religion and Medicine”, by Richard P\. Sloan \(2006\) is such a book\. Sloan defines what science is and how it is practiced, and then… Matt Nuenke Sun, 10 Dec 2006 13:30 8 Wed, 14 Feb 2007 13:15

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