Getting our brains to detach from our conjured up, preprogrammed ideas is almost like trying to force a 2 month-old to see a traditional eye chart 6 yards away. No matter what, you must wait until an infant is over 3 months-old before they will see further than…
Richard The Chwalek
Superb stuff, Richard.
Right on the button and taking no prisoners! Love how feisty, urgent and powerful your writing is. Keep at it!
As an Indian residing in Ireland for the last decade, I totally empathise with your frustrations & fear.
My article on race, based on Angela Saini's excellent "Superior" complements your writing, IMO.
Key points: Race isn't real. There is no scientific consensus that it exists. Or how many there are. Or how to classify them. Racial categories we use are arbitrary. Moulded by social and cultural constructs. I genuinely think this book is the only origin story of our species we need.
Would really appreciate your feedback if you can spare the time!