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What leads you to believe that African American children in California live in a different culture than others? If they do, and the culture doesn't prepare them for later life, which should we change: the culture or the society? Just curious, Mike Quinn Bill Lawlor wrote: > Since 1979 it has been illegal to give general IQ tests to African > American children in California public schools. A judge so ordered > when it was demonstrated that these tests are so culturally biased > that to use them for placement is a violation of some children's > rights.