Burn the Witch! The High Lords of Heritage, deeply concerned about any possible threat to their million-dollar salaries, quickly submitted, though they waited until late Friday, the dead-zone period of national news coverage, before announcing that young Dr. Richwine had been expelled into the Outer Darkness. Only a week earlier, Richwine had reached a pinnacle of his career, listed as co-author of a widely trumpeted Heritage research study demonstrating that Congressional passage of proposed immigration reform legislation would cost American taxpayers some six trillion dollars…or perhaps the figure was six quadrillion dollars. Taken together Race and IQ constitute an exceptionally volatile mix in modern American society, and ignited by a six trillion dollar spark, the resulting explosion blew Richwine out of his comfortable DC employment. Last week the media found out, hence exit young Richwine.
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The Inside Story Of The Harvard Dissertation That Became Too Racist For Heritage – ThinkProgress
A recently unearthed Ph. Outrage over the thesis—unearthed by the Washington Post after its author Jason M. The petition, delivered to University President Drew G. In an interview with the Boston Globe , Richwine defended his thesis in the name of academic freedom. In a statement to The Crimson, Richwine also defended the relevance of his research. Richwine told The Crimson, however, that the other members of the faculty committee, Christopher S. Drezner in a Foreign Policy blog post.
The Inside Story Of The Harvard Dissertation That Became Too Racist For Heritage
A summary of Mr. The average IQ of immigrants in the United States is substantially lower than that of the white native population, and the difference is likely to persist over several generations. The consequences are a lack of socioeconomic assimilation among low-IQ immigrant groups, more underclass behavior, less social trust, and an increase in the proportion of unskilled workers in the American labor market. Selecting high-IQ immigrants would ameliorate these problems in the U. He concludes that section with the belief that Hispanics are not likely to catch up to their non-Hispanic counterparts.
Richwine reached out to provide his side of the story. This may disappoint some people, but there is no fascinating inside story of how I was awarded a PhD. The simple, boring explanation is that my dissertation is a solid piece of research. Two factual corrections: First, my wife is not an immigrant.