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72. Do genes and eugenics cause inequality?: Dr. Paige Harden

Updated: Sep 28

Today on the show is the real gene Jeanie, as David Bowie would put it, Dr. Kathryn Paige Harden. Not only does she go by Paige, but her book The Genetic Lottery is a real page turner. See what I did there? The book, which is out now, is causing controversy for its focus – or Paige’s focus – on the effects DNA has on equality.



Sign up for the bonus questions on http://patreon.com/andrewgold or on Apple VIP. And sign up with my sponsor ISSUU on http://issuu.com/podcast with promo code: EDGE. Dr. Harden links:

  • The Genetic Lottery: https://press.princeton.edu/books/hardcover/9780691190808/the-genetic-lottery

  • https://twitter.com/kph3k

  • New Yorker Article: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/09/13/can-progressives-be-convinced-that-genetics-matters

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