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[Excerpted from the latest Radio Derb, now available exclusively through VDARE.com]

Earlier by Steve Sailer: Biden Vows To Rip Out Roots Of Systemic Racism, i.e. Seize The Equity In Your Home

You have surely heard the phrase “Systemic Racism” recently. What is it, though?

A friend has directed my attention to a speech by Derrick Johnson, [Tweet him] President of the NAACP, back in June in the heat of the George Floyd riots … I beg your pardon: the George Floyd mostly peaceful protests.

Mr. Johnson (pictured right) defined Systemic Racism as

systems and structures that have procedures or processes that disadvantage African Americans.

What is systemic racism? Here’s what it means and how you can help dismantle it

By N’dea Yancey-Bragg USA Today, June 18, 2020

If that’s Systemic Racism, then I guess all the “systems and structures that have procedures or processes that advantage African Americans”—Affirmative Action, government set-asides, huge over-representation in advertising and show business, endless excuse-making for black failure, rewriting of history to make white Americans the villains—must be “Systemic Anti-Racism.”

Why don’t we hear that phrase more often?

In the same news story another respondent, Glenn Harris [Email him] president of something called Race Forward, offered his definition:

…the complex interaction of culture, policy and institutions that holds in place the outcomes we see in our lives … Systemic Racism is naming the process of White Supremacy.

If you can make any sense of those, you’re smarter than I am. I think Razib Khan got much closer to the truth in a December 23rd tweet:

the west had the lord god on high. india had dharma china had the dao awokeners have "Systemic Racism" the universal principle. the ground of being

That’s right. Systemic Racism is a metaphysical principle, universal and all-explanatory.

There are some problems with it, though. Why is it only blacks getting disadvantaged? I’m looking here at a long piece on the Quillette website, A Peculiar Kind of Racist Patriarchy, December 22nd, by Rav Arora. He notes that newly released statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor for the third quarter of 2020 show that Asian women have now have higher weekly earnings than white men: median figures $1,224 for Asian women working full-time against $1,122 for white men. That puts the Asian gals ahead by nine percent.

As the author points out, that doesn’t raise issues just about the “Systemic Racism” narrative, but also about the so-called “patriarchy.” If whites are so maliciously oppressing other races, and men likewise oppressing women, how do we get numbers like these?

Arora has some nifty tables with numbers for economic success by ancestry group. Here’s one from the American Community Survey showing ancestry groups with median household income higher than white Americans: Indian, Taiwanese, Filipino, Indonesian, Pakistani, Iranian, Lebanese, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Israeli, Korean, Syrian, Vietnamese.

Here’s another table: Median earnings by full-time year-round female workers, so this is ladies only, again by ancestry group. In descending order of earnings: Taiwanese, Indian, Turkish, Iranian, Chinese, Lebanese, Japanese, Korean.

The lowest figure there, for female Korean-Americans, is a tad over sixty thousand dollars. White male Americans? A tad over fifty-seven thousand.

That’s a lot of people doing better than us white folk. How does Systemic Racism make that happen? What happened to our White Supremacy?

I wondered if Mr. Arora would venture into race realism, but of course he didn’t.

It’s culture, you see, just culture—a concept hardly any more substantial, far as I can see, than “Systemic Racism.”

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If you subtract out the effect of recent and highly selective immigration, which accounts for the Indians, Turks, and Israelis—and also, come to think of it, for recent black African immigrants, who also do well—you’re left with Rushton’s Rule of Three: the principle stated by the late John Philippe Rushton that on a whole host of physical, psychological, and behavioral traits, you can rate East Asians, whites, and blacks as high, middling and low.

I don’t think Rushton’s Rule of Three rises to the level of metaphysics. But as a close description of what the human world is actually like, it is way better than “Systemic Racism,” and much more interesting.

John Derbyshire [email him] writes an incredible amount on all sorts of subjects for all kinds of outlets. (This no longer includes National Review, whose editors had some kind of tantrum and fired him.) He is the author of We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism and several other books. He has had two books published by VDARE.com com: FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT (also available in Kindle) and FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT II: ESSAYS 2013.

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  1. Jivinski says:

    Spot on Derb, as usual. Figures that Lefty media and Woke corporate honchos ignore these stats. Doesn’t support the Narrative, which flies in the face of science or objective reality.

    • Agree: SMK
    • Replies: @SMK
  2. jamie b. says:

    A new meme being spread by Afrocentrists: White people are just 1/3 black, and 2/3 Asian…

    https://medium.com%[email protected]/@brandonspilcher/why-europeans-are-almost-1-3-african-68ea3f8d3baa

    Maybe this means that they accept Rushton’s Rule of Three?

  3. The problem with western culture- or moreso western people is that they are quite possibly the most naive people on this earth. They are obsessed with goodwill and helping others. This is what is biting them in the ass today. I blame Christianity- it has pussified the masses, probably changed their DNA for the worse.

    Oswald Splenger, the great German historian in his seminal book the decline of the west suggests that democracy will eventually fail and in its place shall rise a Caesarian man. This is the hypothetical Ubermensch of that other great german philosopher- a man above bullshit such as race, religion or patriotism. I hope it comes to be. Or else mankind is finished. 100 years from now every woman will be in a burka, every corner of the globe filled with poor, wretched brown or black or mixed people.

    Understand this- There is no morality. There is no goodness in the world. Nature by its very structure is amoral. Get rid of all these moral delusions, understand science, build cities and strict laws. All throughout history, in every civilization, be it ancient Egypt or modern America the most powerful, the wealthiest, the ones who make the laws that govern you have been at best amoral, and usually completely immoral. They make the laws that you live and die in.

    I still think a part of Canada should be seceded and filled with only anglo saxons- Germans, English, Nords and others you know better. If hypothetically it were to be I guarantee you in a year it will be filling up to the brim with “white people”. Humans are afraid to take the first step, as has been observed, but in masses they get inspired. Create a society using laws and rationality- It is the only way for not just white people but all of mankind. A mission statement that inspires every white man and woman in someway. Opens their eyes.

    It is sickening to see Churchill’s statues being toppled in his homeland. Instead of worshiping fairy tales look up to these men- Napoloen, Churchill, Charlamagne and innumerable more from astronomers to explorers. Study their individualism and teach them to your younger generations.Instead of blabbering on and on about Christianity and its virtues, go study these men, study history of the west- I have been at it for 15 years now and barely scratched the surface. Understand history, implement ideas, have trust and use science and technology.

    I can write essays and pages on this subject. But I will stop.
    Apologies for the bad english- it is not my first language.

    Sincerely
    a brown third worlder.

    • Replies: @Miro23
    , @Dieter Kief
  4. If you subtract out the effect of recent and highly selective immigration, which accounts for the Indians, Turks, and Israelis—and also, come to think of it, for recent black African immigrants, who also do well—you’re left with Rushton’s Rule of Three: the principle stated by the late John Philippe Rushton that on a whole host of physical, psychological, and behavioral traits, you can rate East Asians, whites, and blacks as high, middling and low.

    This is nonsense. You don’t have to subtract out of recent highly selective immigration to prove the “rule of three”. Demography is destiny plain and simple. Genetics don’t lie. Indians, Turks, Israelis and Black Africans are all radically different groups who would vary widely in I.Q.

    I am still not convinced that East Asians are that much smarter anyway, sure they are smart but even the difference listed by Rushton between Asians and Whites is only slight, something like five I.Q. points difference wheraes the distance between Africans and Whites is massive. The three groups are not equally distant from each other in I.Q.
    It is more accurate to say that most of humanity is pretty similar with the exception of Blacks who are radically different and less intelligent than the rest of humanity [with the obvious exception of Australian Aborigines].

    How come “Northeast Asians” get to be their own group, seperated from the dumber South Asians when Whites have to be lumped all together in one giant group with Southern and Eastern Europeans and others who are less intelligent than Northern European Whites?

    In historical achievements like invention, exploration, military conquests, creating advanced technological societies, Whites dwarf all the other races hands down.

    If Asians are so smart how come Whites invented everything, explored and dominated the entire planet, and built the highest quality civilizations with the highest standards of living?

    I don’t buy any of this nonsense!

    • Replies: @Rex Little
  5. Derb is spot on to note that “systemic racism” is metaphysics. Which means it is prior to science & therefore unfalsifiable. It should go without saying that metaphysics (or religion or cosmology)
    can not be the basis of social policy in the 21st C.
    Of course this is the entire point — “systemic racism” can’t be argued with, because there is little or no empirical content to debate, examine etc. Just scream “racist !” & the argument is won.
    (Similar to “the Russians did it! ” Question that one & it’s “treason !”, “Putin lover !” etc)

  6. Sheeeeeeeiiiiiiit!

  7. Miro23 says:
    @RJ Macready

    The problem with western culture- or more so western people is that they are quite possibly the most naive people on this earth. They are obsessed with goodwill and helping others. This is what is biting them in the ass today. I blame Christianity- it has pussified the masses, probably changed their DNA for the worse.

    True enough. It’s the prey helping their predators. Christianity at one time produced unity and trust (for example in Middle Ages Europe), but, having said that, Europe at the time was 100% white (other than Jews) and was in no way inclusive of Jews or Islamic and Mongol invaders.

    You could have said that the predators are also helping the process along. Jewish activists in the media and education continually hammer the Christianity based White Guilt theme. They present themselves as beyond criticism minority victims needing (along with other minorities) special favourable treatment . The “Original Sin” is redefined as being born a white European.

    Understand this- There is no morality. There is no goodness in the world. Nature by its very structure is amoral. Get rid of all these moral delusions, understand science, build cities and strict laws. All throughout history, in every civilization, be it ancient Egypt or modern America the most powerful, the wealthiest, the ones who make the laws that govern you have been at best amoral, and usually completely immoral. They make the laws that you live and die in.

    This is quite wrong. Morality does exist. In nature it’s called pack/tribal rules. For example, wolves hunt much more successfully as a coordinated pack – and a lone wolf will likely starve. Each wolf has to “trust” the other members of the pack to operate to the maximum in a coordinated hunt – since their individual survival depends on it. Also, the pack will start to stratify with “Ubermenschen” (most powerful wolves) coming to lead it since it increases pack effectiveness (and individual rewards).

    The current Jewish pack project is to break up (atomize) the Anglo herd from within, subvert and remove its leaders – break down its social organization (defense mechanism) and use the herd’s own historic belief/ethical defense system (Christianity) to embrace with goodwill its predators.

    And they’re doing this while comfortably placed within the herd. Everything is directed at breaking herd unity.

  8. For me, the data actually demonstrate the importance of culture as a determinant of economic success. The most successful ethnic groups are those whose cultural values most closely accord with the cultural values until recently predominant in the US. This should not be seen as a surprising finding.

    Some key aspects of that culture include: ascribing a high value to self-reliance and self-discipline; a belief in reward according to merit; seeing education as a means both to self-improvement and to material success; a rational approach to problem solving; respect for law and for a rules based social order; willingness to defer gratification and place family and societal interests above personal interests. Indeed, all of the qualities so clearly set out within the Smithsonian definition of “whiteness”.

    Arguably, these are values that best equip individuals to overcome adversity and function effectively within the context of advanced industrial societies. Hence, those most closely ascribing to these values will in general have a better time and experience better outcomes than those who do not. The fact that on average certain white groups do less well probably reflects an erosion of these core cultural values within these groups.

    Cynicism, paranoia and hopelessness tend to be unhelpful when adopted as core beliefs that dominate one’s experience of the world, even in contexts where these assumptions are to some extent justified. By contrast, a belief in meritocracy is helpful in all sorts of ways, even in societies where meritocratic rules are imperfectly realised.

    • Agree: Mark G.
    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
    , @SFG
  9. What enlightenment oriented minds like the ones of Mr. Derbyshire and John Philippe Rushton’s and yours too, obviously, RJ Macready don’t get is the fact that the world needs problems, tension, conundrums, drama (Oswald Spengler got that part perfectly right). Simple solutions are feared like hell by most people, because – what then: The bleak terrain of pure boredom will await them. And you have to do whatever you can, to fight off the threats, that come from – the ones mentioned above and Razib Kahn and – myriads of others, that want nothing else but to destroy what makes life interesting and – full of tension. Imagine a football game you knew the result in advance? – That’d be as terrible as this whole business of race-realism or ancestry-theorizing. what the heck: Look out for systemic racism and you get what you’re after: The ultimate confusion as the perfect real-world cliffhanger and life-enhancer!!! – See – sweet sweet tension for – the culture with the smallish attention – – – = release/relief ad ultimum atque absurdum!!

  10. unit472 says:

    The income data of ethnic minorities is skewed by their geographic location. Live in coastal California or the New York metro area and you’ll be paid more for doing the same job than if you live in Boise or Jacksonville. You’ll also have higher housing costs, taxes and transportation costs.

    The development of WFH employees has put employers on to this and they are reported to be cutting the pay of those employees who move out of high cost metro areas or who no longer face long and brutal commutes to the ‘office.

    As a note aside the Social Security Administration might want to do the same for people who retire from high wage areas and move to cheaper locales. As of now they get to have their cake ( higher annual income and thus higher monthly benefit check at retirement) and eat it too by moving to a low cost area when they retire.

  11. I’m looking here at a long piece on the Quillette website, A Peculiar Kind of Racist Patriarchy, December 22nd, by Rav Arora.

    It is worth noting that Rav Arora is a 19 year old Sikh immigrant kid, who writes with a maturity and sureness of style beyond his years.

    He is not given to self-pity.

    https://nypost.com/2020/07/11/the-fallacy-of-white-privilege-and-how-its-corroding-society/

    • Thanks: Dieter Kief
  12. @Priss Factor

    Ol’ George is looking good that way – now – am I racist? Sigh. Life is full of traps to fall into and – vanish from the face of the earth… It ain’t easy! – Burt then – it maybe never was…

    • Replies: @Priss Factor
  13. @RJ Macready

    My answer is in comment 9 – sorry.

  14. Jaichind says:

    The data needs to be adjusted for cost of living. Asians tend to center around metropolis areas with high income but high cost of living. I agree with the narrative of this artile but the gap is not as large once one takes cost of living into account.

  15. @Julian of Norwich

    Julian, for the time being, White people would be better off leaving a few of these values behind. That’s not all of them, mind you, but the generosity and respect for fairness that has let other groups who don’t care about “all that nonsense” muscle in, after being welcomed into their country.

    In other words, I think an explanation for some of those numbers is that White people have NOT been working together as a race/ethnicity. However, most of those people with the higher median incomes, especially when they come in in large numbers, are tribal in behavior. Once a small computer tech (i.e. software) company gets enough • Indians, and they infiltrate the HR department, if any, or hiring manager position, that’s all she wrote.

    Most of these different tribes are working for their tribe alone, while the White people play fair.

    • Agree: RJ Macready
  16. @unit472

    the Social Security Administration might want to do the same for people who retire from high wage areas and move to cheaper locales. As of now they get to have their cake ( higher annual income and thus higher monthly benefit check at retirement) and eat it too by moving to a low cost area when they retire.

    Hey–you are giving away a life “secret”.

    When income tax rates go back up the differential is accelerated since “income” in high cost areas gets taxed at a higher “real” rate than “income” in low cost areas.

    The trick to a comfortable retirement is to keep costs as low as possible.

  17. SFG says:
    @Julian of Norwich

    There’s a lot to be said for old WASP culture. They couldn’t cook, but they built America, won wars, and went to the moon.

  18. @unit472

    That’s a good point, Unit, but SS will go broke anyway, or the dollar will be so devalued that it may as well have. (“Don’t worry, you will get the $1350 per month the US Gov’t promised and that you put your full faith and credit in.. [wait, but it was mandatory!] .. True, McDonalds Happy Meals are $29.50 right now and rent for your 400 sq-ft box at the top of the stairs* is $2,000, but you’ll get your money.”)

    Inflation is well higher than the numbers the BLS spits out.

    .

    * Old Neil Young reference

  19. @Dieter Kief

    He be white. Dat’s Racis’.

  20. Why doesn’t “systemic racism” apply in pro sports? Why do blacks do great in sports but fail in fields involving intelligence?

    There is no conspiracy against blacks. They are just extremely inferior mentally. Most blacks can’t even read.

  21. @Achmed E. Newman

    ”’Inflation is well higher than the numbers the BLS spits out.”””

    In my experience food prices have been flat the last say 5 years. Gas prices fluctuate a lot but no net gain over those years. My rent prices have soared over the last 5 years though this year they did not. Up just 2% because of covid.

    Inflation has been slight IMHO.

  22. BS–whites still invent just about everything

    • Agree: northeast
  23. Tony Hall says:

    median figures $1,224 for Asian women working full-time against $1,122 for white men. That puts the Asian gals ahead by nine percent.

    Wonky math. Wonkey article.

  24. @unit472

    ‘…As a note aside the Social Security Administration might want to do the same for people who retire from high wage areas and move to cheaper locales. As of now they get to have their cake ( higher annual income and thus higher monthly benefit check at retirement) and eat it too by moving to a low cost area when they retire.’

    I think that’s a really bad idea.

    As it is, retirees are motivated to free up housing in areas where demand is high, and move to areas where it is low. This is a good thing.

    You would encourage them to to continue to tie up housing in expensive areas and fail to take advantage of opportunities in cheap areas.

  25. @notoneofthem

    How come “Northeast Asians” get to be their own group, seperated from the dumber South Asians when Whites have to be lumped all together in one giant group with Southern and Eastern Europeans and others who are less intelligent than Northern European Whites?

    East Asians (Chinese, Japanese, Koreans, etc.) are a different race from South Asians (mostly from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh) by any reasonable definition of “race”. South Asians are actually classified as Caucasian.

    It is reasonable to ask whether all “whites” should be classified as one race. Could it be that Scandinavians, South Europeans and Slavs differ genetically from each other as much as they do from, say, East Asians? Of course, in the US all these groups have interbred so much that for practical purposes there’s just one European-American race.

    • Replies: @Inselaffen
    , @notoneofthem
  26. SMK says: • Website
    @Jivinski

    Over half a century of “affirmative action,” quotas, “set asides,” double standards, preferential treatment, discrimination against whites and in favor of blacks in hiring and promotions, admissions to colleges and universities, etc.; the systemic coddling of black criminals#; a media that denies, ignores, censors, and suppresses the horrific realities of pandemic negro criminality, especially black-on-white violence, while inflating and even inventing (Tawana Brawley, the Duke Lacrosse gang-rape hoax, Jesse Smollet, ad nausean) the incidence and severity of white-on-black violence and criminality; the aggrandizement and anointment of black activists, “civil rights leaders,” demagogues, hate-mongers, charlatans and pseudo-intellectuals -all this and much else is “systemic racism,” “institutional racism,” “white supremacy,” “white privilege”?!

    Those who believe the US and its politics and culture are defined by “systemic racism” are psychotic, totally delusional, completely estranged from objective reality, impervious to facts. But, lamentably, this psychosis does not afflict a tiny fraction or small minority of people who are genuinely insane, clinically paranoid, for example. It afflicts tens of millions of people of all races, probably 70-90% of blacks to some degree and tens of millions of white left-liberals, including most of our ruling-elites and governing-classes, which explains all the laws and policies that favor blacks and discriminate against whites.

    • Agree: Patrick in SC
    • Replies: @SMK
    , @Polistra
  27. @Achmed E. Newman

    Inflation is well higher than the numbers the BLS spits out.

    And can only get worse–much worse–with all the “stimulus” money being cranked out.

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
  28. Rushton was dumb in so many ways–and so is Derb

  29. As I’ve said….

    Blacks simply cannot function in any modern culture.

    It is the same with new countries with white majority (US, Brazil, Australia, Cuba, Canada, …) or black immigrants to European countries (UK, France, Belgium, ..), as well as the majority black settled countries (Haiti, Jamaica, Barbados, ….)- and I won’t even expatiate on Africa.

    Where they are in any community, this community tends to become dysfunctional, crime-ridden, promiscuous, stagnant & violent.

    Blacks, as a human race, are not fit to live with whites or other civilized races as equals.

    North Korea, a lunatic society, has accomplished so much in science & technology, and music and architecture, too, that even their enemies like myself are impressed: Nigeria- or any other naturally rich & democratic black country, is & remains a criminal shithole.

    • Agree: AceDeuce
    • Replies: @RJ Macready
  30. Systemic racism is merely an updated term for Voodoo. Blacks have blamed this for holding them back for centuries. They also used to blame the Evil Eye. That has become “he looked at me with a racist look”. And they also used to say “the Devil made me do it” when arrested for assault. Now they say “he said the N word” to justify their violence. Nothing in their character has changed. Only the excuses.

    The only systemic racism that exists is against people of European extraction. Blacks are a privileged caste entitled to rob or assault Untouchable whites as they please. Crime is their newest entitlement.

  31. SMK says: • Website
    @SMK

    the phantom evil of “systemic racism” is only plausible to those who believe that blacks and whites are exactly the same apart from skin color and other superficial differences, that race “beneath the skin” is an “artificial social construct.” But even if one believes that blacks as a group are as intelligent as whites and just as capable of creating and sustaining advanced cultures and civilizations equal or superior to those of whites but haven’t done so in a single nation or city in the US and Africa because of “racism” and “white supremacy,” that all disparities between whites and blacks are purely environment, a corollary of culture, politics, and history, the legacy of colonialism, slavery, segregation, discrimination, where is the evidence, objective and empirical, concrete and specific, of “systemic racism,” today and since the mid-1960s? If “systemic racism” exists, in tact as opposed to fantasy, in reality as opposed to theory, it’s influence must be intangible, insidious, unconscious in the minds of all or most whites who are “racists” albeit they are unaware of their “racism” and think of themselves as “anti-racist” in their actions and thoughts.

    Virtually all of the facts and evidence prove the existence of systemic anti-racism,” as JD observed, which is now a religion or quasi-religion, the regnant ideology of our ruling-elites and governing-classes, based on lies and delusions and imposed with totalitarian or nascently-totalitarian fanaticism, coercion, censorship, and thought-control, to the detriment of whites and ultimately the death and suicide of Western-Eurpean civilization.

  32. @Hang All Text Drivers

    Many food prices are the same, but for smaller quantities, hidden to the best abilities as those wonderful marketing folks*. Health care is way up. Car parts are way up. Insurance is way up (I’ve had no change in driving record, no claims, no nothing). Property tax and sales tax are up (well, OK, that is the nature of life).

    Building materials – up 5% yearly from my calculations from the mid-1990’s when I did a lot of that kind of work. Non-architectural roofing shingles are over $20 a bundle – were $6.50 in the mid-1990s. 2 x 4’s used to be 89 cents for an 8-footer – go look now. Paint is up 3x. I could go on, but check my links under that topic key above – you gotta scroll down a bit.

    Yes, gas has been the lowest ever in real price. Rent is up in my neighborhood too, though I don’t rent.

    .

    * See Inflation by Deflation. I just noticed that the standard cans of tuna are down to 4 oz. now.

    • Replies: @Mark G.
  33. AceDeuce says:
    @Priss Factor

    Update: The figure died of racism induced hypothermia. Riots to follow…..

  34. @Bardon Kaldian

    Blacks can’t be as bad as South Asians. I refuse to believe it. South Asians, especially 1.4 billion Indiasn are clannish, self-centered, arrogant, rude, condescending and secretly devour any place they cluster in. They come to America, Canada, Australia, Europe in hordes and keep to themselves. If you delve into the majority of these homes you will see the worst kind of attitudes, behaviour and mindset. Things westerners cannot fathom.

    This is why I still maintain and will always maintain the difference in cultures is not due to sociology, religion or traditions. It is down to biology and genetics. Other factors such as climate, temperature and location matter also. These aspects must be studied and analyzed.

    Here are some links to throw light onto these people, read the comments and tell me if I am wrong:

    https://beyondhighbrow.com/2013/10/09/letter-from-india-2/

    https://beyondhighbrow.com/2014/07/28/the-indian-personality-superiority-and-inferiority-complexes-intertwined/

    https://beyondhighbrow.com/2020/09/04/alt-left-repost-why-growing-up-in-india-makes-you-a-nasty-cruel-desensitzed-faux-nationalistic-gold-digger-by-novusipsum/

    • Agree: Radicalcenter
    • Replies: @Jatt Aryaa
  35. Mr. Derbyshire now shows the black man (or off-color man) his own brains? Understand the author’s frustration with the recriminations and madness, but his point here should be on pointlessness. The white is the only race not tribally oriented. This truth wasn’t factored because it otherwise queers the “advantages” expressed here in terms of desires won or lost.

    For example, does the black man or other non-white by this story see his own brains, or does he simply view this as but another systemically racial attempt at convincing him that TRIBAL DOMINANCE cannot exist when he thinks it should.

    So here’s your 101 class on scams, Mr. Derbyshire. (ready?)

    First, the sucker has got to want to believe in the scam. That’s it.

    Everything past that point is beyond hope for purposes of saving him.
    Thoroughly hooked. Think of ideas having the addiction of Marlboro Reds.
    The black believes he should be dominant, because that’s all he knows and is..
    The so called “Jew” understands this and nutures it in the mind of the sucker.

    That’s why Louis F. and his N.O.I. minions are obsessed with reading Unz literature.
    They’ve no desire to deal with truth which cannot serve them, they simply read Unz.com for clues on how to overcome the truth and dominate the truth. –Which to them IS truth.

    Were you to have lived in Africa, say, for as long as Dr. Albert Schweitzer, you would have simply reprinted what Schweitzer wrote prior to dying, (and which applies to all people of “color” to varying extents)namely,

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    “There is something that all white men who have lived here like I must learn and know: that these individuals are a sub-race. They have neither the intellectual, mental, or emotional abilities to equate or to share equally with white men in any function of our civilization. I have given my life to try to bring them the advantages which our civilization must offer, but I have become well aware that we must retain this status: the superior and they the inferior. For whenever a white man seeks to live among them as their equals they will either destroy him or devour him. And they will destroy all of his work. Let white men from anywhere in the world, who would come to Africa, remember that you must continually retain this status; you the master and they the inferior like children that you would help or teach. Never fraternize with them as equals. Never accept them as your social equals or they will devour you. They will destroy you.”

  36. Verity says:
    @Priss Factor

    George is finally waterside to be–white!

  37. Mark G. says:
    @Achmed E. Newman

    Rent is up in my neighborhood too, though I don’t rent.

    My rent has been going up four to five percent every year except this year. More people were moving out of my apartment complex this year to a cheaper place due to Covid lockdowns throwing them out of their jobs or reducing their incomes and that demand reduction kept a lid on apartment rent increases.

    Many consumer good price increases have been kept down because consumers can substitute lower priced foreign goods for more expensive domestic goods. Price increases have been highest for non-transportable goods. Examples would be housing, medical care and higher education. Inflation has also resulted in higher prices for financial assets like stocks. The ten percent of the population that owns ninety percent of stocks and anyone involved in the production of non-transportable goods have done well under the inflationary policies of the Fed but anyone involved in the production of transportable goods has seen a declining standard of living. They have lost jobs, as consumers switched to lower priced foreign goods, and have seen big increases in prices for necessities like rent and medical care. Higher education has become increasingly out of reach for the average person as the cost soars and many of them spend years struggling to pay off college loans.

  38. @Rex Little

    ‘Could it be that Scandinavians, South Europeans and Slavs differ genetically from each other as much as they do from, say, East Asians?’

    They don’t. Not even close to doing so. They all cluster closely with each other.

    • Thanks: Radicalcenter
    • Replies: @notoneofthem
  39. @RJ Macready

    So you want to be racist in defence of liberal feminism?

    That’s why you deserve genocide.

  40. @Rex Little

    The Ashkanazi Jew is listed as the highest I.Q. group on earth, even higher than Northeast Asians, that is another group that gets to be parsed out as it’s own group so that it looks smarter. Black Africans score significantly lower than African-Americans, yet when they say “Black I.Q” they always list the American Black I.Q. that gets a boost from all the “high yellow” blood of American Blacks.
    Whites get lumped in with Hispanics, Eastern and Southern Europeans, Middle Easterners and all these people that downplay the White I.Q. They will do anything to level the playing field by always down-playing the achievements of Whites and minimizing their role as the founders of civilization.

    • Replies: @Polistra
  41. @Inselaffen

    They differ from each other as much as North East Asians differ from Southern Asians. I think that is what he was trying to say.

    • Replies: @Rex Little
  42. @Hang All Text Drivers

    In our family’s experience, grocery prices overall have increased faster than our income in those same years. You’re a lucky guy.

  43. @Jatt Aryaa

    Ah, the fallacy of the false alternative. We don’t want liberal feminism or your disgusting culture here.

    • Agree: RJ Macready
  44. @notoneofthem

    They differ from each other as much as North East Asians differ from Southern Asians. I think that is what he was trying to say.

    Not quite. I wasn’t stating a conclusion, merely posing a question. These days geneticists can compare the DNA of one group to another and measure how similar they are. (I’m not sure exactly what they’re measuring or how they define “similar”, but I assume they know.) I simply wonder, if such comparison studies were done between (for instance) Scandinavians and South Europeans, would they turn out to be no more similar to each other than to East Asians, or to Africans?

    Inselaffen, your post implies that such studies have been done and have found the various European sub-races to be more similar to each other. Is that the case? Are those results available anywhere online?

  45. @Jatt Aryaa

    I am an Indian! And the word “racist” is way overused.

    • Replies: @sher singh
  46. Polistra says:
    @SMK

    Accurate in every detail; thank you.

    From Derbyshire’s essay:

    the American Community Survey showing ancestry groups with median household income higher than white Americans: Indian, Taiwanese, Filipino, Indonesian, Pakistani, Iranian, Lebanese, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Israeli, Korean, Syrian, Vietnamese.

    There’s one ethnic group always conspicuously missing from these accounts, and it’s by no means the same as ‘expats from any particular little country’.

    As though that weren’t enough, these accounts always concern themselves with income rather than wealth, and this emphasis is just as deceptive.

  47. Polistra says:
    @notoneofthem

    The Ashkanazi Jew is listed as the highest I.Q. group on earth, even higher than Northeast Asians, that is another group that gets to be parsed out as it’s own group so that it looks smarter.

    Why not separate out, say, Episcopalians? They’re smarter than Ashkenazi Jews.

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