A Formula for Eradicating Racism: Debunking White Supremacy by Timothy McGettigan

By Timothy McGettigan

In this publication, Tim McGettigan and Earl Smith make the remarkable argument that racism is a remediable kind of suggestion-induced sadism. The authors clarify in undeniable phrases how societies just like the united states build racism, and recommend a pragmatic plan to eliminate racism within the united states and everywhere in the world.

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Since, from this perspective, psychological intentions have zero influence upon an individual’s genetic attributes4 high-achievers cannot assign credit for their success to personal initiative. Instead, humans are merely conduits for either exemplary or defective gene expression. When genetics are the decisive factor anything high-achievers might think or intend contributes very little to the outcomes of their activities. Nor must low-achievers shoulder blame for their failures. Being hard-wired with an inferior genetic package losers are largely exempt from responsibility for their derelictions (Gabel and Danforth, 2008, p.

Aesthetic discontent has motivated Homo sapiens to perpetually endeavor to improve upon the human condition. Varying levels of achievement among humans are not determined by biology, but by “agentic” motivation. McGettigan, Timothy, and Earl Smith. A Formula for Eradicating Racism: Debunking White Supremacy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. 0005. 0005   A Formula for Eradicating Racism What is excellence? For reasons that scientists do not yet fully understand Homo sapiens evolved a pronounced aesthetic sensibility (Schellekens and Goldie, 2011).

People have a passion for making invidious comparisons: pink is better than brown. But that’s racism, not science. If pink and brown exist then, so far as nature is concerned, they are equally marvelous. Note  We must also add that, at various points in his discussion, Entine (2000) unabashedly invokes the language of William Sheldon’s roundly discredited “constitutional psychology” (Fish, 2011, p. 68); describing Kenyans as ectomorphs. How valid can Entine’s argument be if he doesn’t even bother to ground his discussion in sound science?.

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