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Is Scientific Racism Making A Comeback?

Sensational stories about “smart genes” hint at a revival, but the reality is more complex

Some science reporters are weirdly enthusiastic about the prospect of living in a dystopian future where a person’s whole life is prefigured by a DNA test.



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Justin Ward

Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD