In case you thought John Derbyshire, the racist git fired by the National Review for being a racist git, couldn’t get any more loathsome, he’d like to disabuse you of that opinion. In an essay in Taki’s magazine, he argues that women in the military are making up false rape complaints after voluntarily having sex with their superior officers because they’re just so attracted to “higher status men.”
(3) Women are strongly attracted to higher-status men. If male officers are in command of units containing women, human nature is placed under severe strain.
(4) Men who join the military are responding to widespread, innate male urges—the urge to break things and kill people, for example. Women who join the military are, by contrast, outliers in their sex. They are eccentric and prone to behave eccentrically. As a designated victim group, they are especially susceptible to the associated pathologies, e.g., victim hoaxes for attention, spite, or cash reward.
Wouldn’t you love to lock him in a room with a bunch of female soldiers who have been raped by their fellow soldiers and listen to him tell them that they’re just making it up?
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