“Genius has now all-but disappeared from public view; partly because intelligence (which is strongly genetic) is in decline in the West, partly because social institutions no longer recognize or nurture genius, and partly because the modern West is actively hostile to genius.”


Bruce Charlton, The Genius Famine: Why we need geniuses, why they're dying out, and why we must rescue them
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