By Timothy McGettigan
In this ebook, Tim McGettigan and Earl Smith make the exceptional argument that racism is a remediable type of suggestion-induced sadism. The authors clarify in simple phrases how societies just like the united states build racism, and recommend a pragmatic plan to eliminate racism within the united states and all around the world.
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In turn, Bohr, Heisenberg, Feynman, Gell-Mann and others earned their genius badges by transcending the limitations of Einsteinian physics and opening up the wonders of the quantum universe (Kumar, 2009a). The most exceptional agents aren’t just smart; they are original thinkers and doers who intentionally transcend the established boundaries of human achievement. Also, the most noteworthy achievers in a particular field of endeavor may not be renowned as “geniuses” per se. Nevertheless, the most successful agents tend to share a similar commitment to transcending previously unassailable thresholds to human achievement, such as running a sub-four minute mile, breaking gender and color barriers in various sports, revealing new scientific truths that inspire paradigm revolutions, climbing previously insurmountable mountains, demanding service at lunch counters even though one has the “wrong” skin color, or being the first member of a politically marginalized minority to ascend to a paramount political office.
This graduation is so extensive that people trying to enumerate the number of human races were all over the map in their estimates, which ranged from 1 to 63, Darwin noted. (Wade, 2014, p. 23) The human animal being what it is, neighbors have always been keen to reticulate—whether through marriage or conquest—with their neighbors. The people who live at the outer edges of separate continents tend to look strikingly dissimilar: Nordics look different than sub-Saharan Africans and Inuits look different than indigenous Australians.
Before the advent of modern science people were extremely superstitious (Bailey, 2007). For the gullible, witches, warlocks, goblins and ghouls seemed every bit as real as the animals in the forest. In such a superstitious world it was easy to believe that indigenous peoples were as inhuman as bogeymen (Lindemann, 2013). To Europeans in the age of discovery, the denizens of foreign lands were in some ways even more peculiar than the monsters that stalked their nightmares. At least vampires had the good sense and breeding to be members of the nobility.
A Formula for Eradicating Racism: Debunking White Supremacy by Timothy McGettigan