In a message dated 1/20/2003 12:41:54 AM Eastern Standard Time, [log in to unmask] writes:

I've just been watching a program on the development of US power,
and there is a lot being made of Europeans and esp. Anglo-Saxons
being considered the superior races, on the basis of Darwin. Many
key people in the US admin. opposed open immigration on that basis.
In particular, the concept was taught at Harvard.

Could this A/S superiority complex be the flip side of
the anti-semitism of the time, Eliot being a typical buyer
of such cant.

The highest general IQ of all ethnic groups is that of people of Jewish descent with an average IQ of 117.