Current Events, History/Culture

Is Diversity Driving Decline In The White Population?

Originally published on IlanaMercer.com An "aging white population [is] speeding [up] diversity," blared a headline in The Hill. Could this be a case of confusing cause-and-effect? Are the two trends—whites dying-out and minorities thriving—really spontaneous and strictly parallel? The reverse is likely true. Corrected, The Hill headline should have read: Could speeding up diversity contribute… Continue reading Is Diversity Driving Decline In The White Population?

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Affirmative Action Vs. Meritocracy: The Perils Of Mandated “Diversity”

Originally Published on ilanamercer.com under the title "When Merit-Based Hiring Is Deemed Racist, Bridges Fall Down"  As individuals, we want the best doctors treating and operating on us, the best pilots flying the airplanes we board, the best engineers designing the bridges we cross, the best scientists inventing and bringing to market the medicines and potions we ingest.… Continue reading Affirmative Action Vs. Meritocracy: The Perils Of Mandated “Diversity”

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White Genocide In South Africa

Originally Published on IlanaMercer.com with the title "Why Hatred of Whites Is Here To Stay" Not so long ago, mere mention of the deliberate murder of whites in South Africa—country folk and commercial farmers, in particular—was called "racist." "Raaacist!" the media collective brayed when candidate Trump retweeted a related "white genocide" hashtag. It's still "racist" to… Continue reading White Genocide In South Africa