article: '...According to top geneticists, even the most sophisticated DNA assessments are unable to find solid evidence of racial differences in intelligence.
Dr Watson told an interviewer in 2007 he was “inherently gloomy about the prospect of Africa” because “all our social policies are based on the fact that their intelligence is the same as ours – where all the testing says not really”.
He also said that while he would like everyone to be equal, “people who have to deal with black employees find this is not true"...'
Also it's not that Watson is doggedly telling the truth about genetics despite political unpopularity - which is what the right wingers usually claim. It's that he's wrong about the science and letting his personal prejudice overtake his judgement.