The Myth of IQ — and Why It Matters

Summary: Among the many myths that support the racial and economic current status quo in the United States, none is more widely accepted by scientists and laypeople alike than the myth of general intelligence (IQ).

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Psychology can save the world. After all, psychology is the field of science that connects to everything we think, feel, and do. So, unlike physics or chemistry, psychology can help reduce…