Why Liberals Are More Intelligent Than Conservatives | Psychology Today
However, let me pose this question. Consider the constituency of the left and the right and taking the -average- I.Q. of each group, which would be higher?
Here's the proof: A large portion of the constituency of the left is made up of people in the lower income portion of society. There are far more people on the left on the dole than on the right. People with higher I.Q's. earn more and like to keep what they earn and therefore tend to the right.
There are individuals on the left who are smart but the average I.Q. of the left is lower.
Here is a bit from the WiKi about the author of this piece.
... "In response to ongoing controversy over views such as that African countries suffer chronic poverty and illness because their people have lower IQs and that black women are objectively less attractive than other races, he was dismissed from writing for Psychology Today. His employer – the London School of Economics – prohibited him from publishing in non-peer-reviewed outlets for 12 months, and a group of 68 evolutionary psychologists issued an open letter titled "Kanazawa's bad science does not represent evolutionary psychology", and an article was published by 35 on the same theme" ...