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Old 04.08.2016, 11:29
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"Our results unequivocally confirm that a substantial proportion of individual differences in human intelligence is due to genetic variation, and are consistent with many genes of small effects underlying the additive genetic influences on intelligence."
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Don't be naughty (or worse, disingenuous), all it confirms is that this statement is true for their sample size of 3500 people. Let's not extrapolate that to be valid for 7 billion people - the sample size is 1/2000000 of the earth's population.



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Re: is racism / hate crime becoming more acceptable?

We seem to have arrived at this particularly sad and vile juncture in the race hate argument. I will leave it at that.

Scientific racism
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We seem to have arrived at this particularly sad and vile juncture in the race hate argument. I will leave it at that.

Scientific racism
Haven't we just, and this can only lead to further, worse accusations! Enough to say, certain people have utterly damned themselves in my eyes. I'm sure it's no skin off their noses, but it reaffirms to me exactly the calibre of people we're dealing with.
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Old 04.08.2016, 13:27
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Haven't we just, and this can only lead to further, worse accusations!
And where would those accusations be coming from?

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Enough to say, certain people have utterly damned themselves in my eyes. I'm sure it's no skin off their noses, but it reaffirms to me exactly the calibre of people we're dealing with.
Oh, of course. :roll eyes:

There is no reason why we shouldn't talk about the nature of things, as that is how one finds solutions in life.

On the topic of phenotype, that applies to the adaption of people to their environments. This needs to be accounted for when dealing with mass migrations of people. Problems arise, as we surely see, when this is ignored and swept under the rug. Hell, I had problems with cold weather and a different culture. This implies integration is needed.
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Old 04.08.2016, 13:36
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Re: is racism / hate crime becoming more acceptable?

Black people are more likely to be faster runners. Asians are more likely to be lactose intolerant. White people are more likely to get sunburn...

RACIST!!!!
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Listen mate , you can't back up what you wrote then that's just fine - but make no mistake - it's then just Urs' belief and nothing but that - and you can go on believing that pulling you up on your shit is an insult as much as you like but you'll be on your own.
On the other hand if you do have some stats backing it up then let's be having you.
If you knew what you're talking about you'd know that it's impossible to prove that it only happens to blacks, despite the many cases happening disturbingly freguently.

But it's easy to disprove if it were indeed wrong.

The fact that you post such a demand without seeing its absurdity shows the intellectual level you find yourself at. Looking forward to your next insult btw.
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Old 04.08.2016, 13:45
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Re: is racism / hate crime becoming more acceptable?

I think the social engineering project is to obliterate any sense of identity. Gender and culture amongst them. In the end, they would like us all to turn into Teletubbies.

I get it. They hate ALL races equally, so no racism there.
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In the end, they would like us all to turn into Teletubbies.
Only if you are one. Be yourself.
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Old 04.08.2016, 13:57
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Only if you are one. Be yourself.
At the going rate, being yourself may be a hate crime in the future.
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At the going rate, being yourself may be a hate crime in the future.
You're welcome to join us in the CSD demonstration, we fight for everybody's right to be themselves - there will always be a colour of the rainbow for you. Diversity is normal and it includes both a majority, minorities.... and you.
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Black people are more likely to be faster runners...
There are tangible reasons for this. Certain West African tribes were predisposed to mature with more 'fast twitch fibres' in their muscles. It is often believed that this natural advantage was further enhanced by man made selection, of taking the fittest amongst them as slaves, and further refining this as only the strongest of them survived.


So racism is actually a huge part of this, yes.


P.S. It is hugely generalistic (or what's that other word we're using on here) to suggest the 'black race' are likely to be faster runners. Not seen many Ethiopians, Eritreans, etc winning the 100m, ever.
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Old 04.08.2016, 14:06
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You're welcome to join us in the CSD demonstration, we fight for everybody's right to be themselves - there will always be a colour of the rainbow for you. Diversity is normal and it includes both a majority, minorities.... and you.
Sounds interesting. But what is the CSD, and is it contagious?

I LOVE diversity. I'm all about it.
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Old 04.08.2016, 14:13
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There are tangible reasons for this. Certain West African tribes were predisposed to mature with more 'fast twitch fibres' in their muscles. It is often believed that this natural advantage was further enhanced by man made selection, of taking the fittest amongst them as slaves, and further refining this as only the strongest of them survived.


So racism is actually a huge part of this, yes.


P.S. It is hugely generalistic (or what's that other word we're using on here) to suggest the 'black race' are likely to be faster runners. Not seen many Ethiopians, Eritreans, etc winning the 100m, ever.
"Hugely generalistic", but true. Ethiopians are good at long distances too.



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Sounds interesting. But what is the CSD, and is it contagious?

I LOVE diversity. I'm all about it.
I presume Faltrad means the Christopher Street Day parade here in Zurich.

They are contagious, in the sense that what started in NYC in 1969 has spread to most of the (free) world.
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I presume Faltrad means the Christopher Street Day parade here in Zurich.

They are contagious, in the sense that what started in NYC in 1969 has spread to most of the (free) world.
Oh, okay.

Now, I'm not homophobic. I have homosexual relatives. I've partied with gay friends before, and they certainly know how to party. Some of my favourite dance clubs are gay clubs. Except I find some have trouble with me when they realise I am a straight breeder, with no possibility of coming out. Would I have a problem there?
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"Hugely generalistic", but true. Ethiopians are good at long distances too.
Yes, but they don't run particularly fast whilst doing it, my dear. Any (some of the more physically able) among us could sprint 100m faster than the speed Gebrselassie runs the marathon. The difference is he does it for 26mi, not 100m.

If you had said some people of East African extraction have a predisposition to be excellent long distance runners, then I'd have been with you.
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Re: is racism / hate crime becoming more acceptable?

fine lets cut the semantics and call it "athleticism"
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Yes, but they don't run particularly fast whilst doing it, my dear. Any (some of the more physically able) among us could sprint 100m faster than the speed Gebrselassie runs the marathon. The difference is he does it for 26mi, not 100m.

If you had said some people of East African extraction have a predisposition to be excellent long distance runners, then I'd have been with you.
But East African isn't a race. The point stands.

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fine lets cut the semantics and call it "athleticism"
That's football commentator code for when a black guy is on the ball.
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Oh, okay.

Now, I'm not homophobic. I have homosexual relatives. I've partied with gay friends before, and they certainly know how to party. Some of my favourite dance clubs are gay clubs. Except I find some have trouble with me when they realise I am a straight breeder, with no possibility of coming out. Would I have a problem there?
Who knows? My sample of one experience of homosexuals is that they are without exception tolerant of heterosexuals (not my experience with heterosexuals). I've never been accosted, perhaps I exude heterosexuality, perhaps I am just so hideously ugly that they aren't interested.

I'm not a big fan of huge crowds, if the news is anything to go by it is a huge crowd and all seem to be having a great time.
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Re: is racism / hate crime becoming more acceptable?

Seems to me that problems only arise when one cannot differentiate between "racially superior" or racially inferior".

Learning to react in a "racially superior" manner when confronted by "racially inferior" remarks/beings, could help to solve the problem. And visa versa of course. Or raising oneself up or lowering oneself to the same level as the one doing the confronting. And visa versa, again.

And thereby slaying the dragon of accusing others of not behaving/reacting according to one`s own desires/wishes/hopes/etc.

In other words, just do your own thing, go about your own business, and never mind what or how others react to you.
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