Subject: Re: You want racism? I'll give you racism
On 3/7/2018 2:49 PM, fffurken wrote:
> On Wednesday, 7 March 2018 22:05:00 UTC, Dutch wrote:
>>> Umm, you were the one with this thought experiment, in which there is no cultural difference.
>> Right, and the paragraph above is why I proposed the thought experiment,
>> to eliminate cultural differences as a factor.
> It's interesting to postulate how your wires may have gotten crossed here, and I can kind of see
what both of you are saying.
> I think maybe Norfolk believes what Harris believes, that IQ tests are a measure of intelligence,
and the "cultural" thing is a bit of a red herring.
He goes on to acknowledge that environment is around a 40-60% factor,
which is no small consideration. I don't think you can overestimate the
value of a quality education and a positive, supportive family.