History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Slavery Hampered White America More Than It Helped

This essay was originally published on The Alternative Hypothesis under the title "Whites Did Not Benefit from Slavery." It has been slightly edited by the editor-in-chief. There exists a popular myth that whites (as a whole) benefited from slavery, and that whites are as well off as they are today because of slavery. Obviously the… Continue reading Slavery Hampered White America More Than It Helped

Current Events, History/Culture

Race and Crime: The Causes of Black Crime Rates

This essay was originally published on The Alternative Hypothesis under the same title. First, let’s look at the basic statistics on race and crime in America. Some people like to point out that Whites commit more crimes each year than Blacks. This is true, but only because Whites make up a greater proportion of the… Continue reading Race and Crime: The Causes of Black Crime Rates

History/Culture

Race and IQ: The Case For Genes

Originally published on TheAlternativeHypothesis.org This article will lay out the basic case for “hereditarianism” or the view that genes are an important cause of racial IQ differences. At this point, you may already be thinking something like “no reputable scientist would ever think this!”, “Race doesn’t even exist!”, “IQ tests are culturally biased and don’t… Continue reading Race and IQ: The Case For Genes