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heal only in the realm of dreams. But one element should be fundamental to
all the compoundings of the social pharmacopoeia. That element is
_blood_.

It is clean, virile, genius-bearing blood, streaming down the ages through
the unerring action of heredity, which, in anything like a favorable
environment, will multiply itself, solve our problems, and sweep us on to
higher and nobler destinies. What we to-day need above all else is a
changed attitude of mind - a recognition of the supreme importance of
heredity, not merely in scientific treatises but in the practical ordering
of the world's affairs. We are where we are to-day primarily because we
have neglected this vital principle; because we have concerned ourselves
with dead things instead of with living beings.

This disregard of heredity is perhaps not strange. It is barely a
generation since its fundamental importance was scientifically
established, and the world's conversion to even the most vital truth takes
time. In fact, we also have much to unlearn. A little while ago we were
taught that all men were equal and that good conditions could, of
themselves, quickly perfect mankind. The seductive charm of these
dangerous fallacies lingers and makes us loath to put them resolutely
aside.

Fortunately, we now know the truth. At last we have been vouchsafed clear
insight into the laws of life. We now know that men are not, and never
will be, equal. We know that environment and education can develop only
what heredity brings. We know that the acquirements of individuals are
either not inherited at all or are inherited in so slight a degree as to
make no perceptible difference from generation to generation. In other
words: we now know that heredity is paramount in human evolution, all
other things being secondary factors.

This basic truth is already accepted by large numbers of thinking men and
women all over the civilized world, and if it becomes firmly fixed in the
popular consciousness it will work nothing short of a revolution in the
ordering of the world's affairs.

For race-betterment is such an intensely _practical_ matter! When peoples
come to realize that the _quality_ of the population is the source of all
their prosperity, progress, security, and even existence; when they
realize that a single genius may be worth more in actual dollars than a
dozen gold-mines, while, conversely, racial decline spells material
impoverishment and decay; when such things are really believed, we shall
see much-abused "eugenics" actually moulding social programmes and
political policies. Were the white world to-day really convinced of the
supreme importance of race-values, how long would it take to stop debasing
immigration, reform social abuses that are killing out the fittest
strains, and put an end to the feuds which have just sent us through hell
and threaten to send us promptly back again?

Well, perhaps our change of heart may come sooner than now appears. The
horrors of the war, the disappointment of the peace, the terror of
Bolshevism, and the rising tide of color have knocked a good deal of the
nonsense out of us, and have given multitudes a hunger for realities who
were before content with a diet of phrases. Said wise old Benjamin
Franklin: "Dame Experience sets a dear school, but fools will have no
other." Our course at the dame's school is already well under way and
promises to be exceeding dear.

Only, it is to be hoped our education will be rapid, for time presses and
the hour is grave. If certain lessons are not learned and acted upon
shortly, we may be overwhelmed by irreparable disasters and all our dear
schooling will go for naught.

What are the things we _must_ do promptly if we would avert the worst?
This "irreducible minimum" runs about as follows:

First and foremost, the wretched Versailles business will have to be
thoroughly revised. As it stands, dragon's teeth have been sown over both
Europe and Asia, and unless they be plucked up they will presently grow a
crop of cataclysms which will seal the white world's doom.

Secondly, some sort of provisional understanding must be arrived at
between the white world and renascent Asia. We whites will have to
abandon our tacit assumption of permanent domination over Asia, while
Asiatics will have to forego their dreams of migration to white lands and
penetration of Africa and Latin America. Unless some such understanding is
arrived at, the world will drift into a gigantic race-war - and genuine
race-war means war to the knife. Such a hideous catastrophe should be
abhorrent to both sides. Nevertheless, Asia should be given clearly to
understand that we cannot permit either migration to white lands or
penetration of the non-Asiatic tropics, and that for these matters we
prefer to fight to a finish rather than yield to a finish - because our
"finish" is precisely what surrender on these points would mean.

Thirdly, even within the white world, migrations of lower human types like
those which have worked such havoc in the United States must be rigorously
curtailed. Such migrations upset standards, sterilize better stocks,
increase low types, and compromise national futures more than war,
revolutions, or native deterioration.

Such are the things which simply _must_ be done if we are to get through
the next few decades without convulsions which may render impossible the
white world's recovery.

These things will not bring in the millennium. Far from it. Our ills are
so deep-seated that in nearly every civilized country racial values would
continue to depreciate even if all three were carried into effect. But
they will at least give our wounds a chance to heal, and they will give
the new biological revelation time to permeate the popular consciousness
and transfuse with a new idealism our materialistic age. As the years
pass, the supreme importance of heredity and the supreme value of superior
stocks will sink into our being, and we will acquire a true
_race_-consciousness (as opposed to national or cultural consciousness)
which will bridge political gulfs, remedy social abuses, and exorcise the
lurking spectre of miscegenation.

In those better days, we or the next generation will take in hand the
problem of race-depreciation, and segregation of defectives and abolition
of handicaps penalizing the better stocks will put an end to our present
racial decline. By that time biological knowledge will have so increased
and the popular philosophy of life will have been so idealized that it
will be possible to inaugurate positive measures of race-betterment which
will unquestionably yield the most wonderful results.

Those splendid tasks are probably not ours. They are for our successors in
a happier age. But we have our task, and God knows it is a hard one - the
salvage of a shipwrecked world! Ours it is to make possible that happier
age, whose full-fruits we shall never see.

Well, what of it? Does not the new idealism teach us that we are links in
a vital chain, charged with high duties both to the dead and the unborn?
In very truth we are at once sons of sires who sleep in calm assurance
that we will not betray the trust they confided to our hands, and sires
of sons who in the Beyond wait confident that we shall not cheat them of
their birthright.

Let us, then, act in the spirit of Kipling's immortal lines:

"Our Fathers in a wondrous age,
Ere yet the Earth was small,
Ensured to us an heritage,
And doubted not at all
That we, the children of their heart,
Which then did beat so high,
In later time should play like part
For our posterity.

* * * * *

Then, fretful, murmur not they gave
So great a charge to keep,
Nor dream that awestruck Time shall save
Their labor while we sleep.
Dear-bought and clear, a thousand year
Our fathers' title runs.
Make we likewise their sacrifice,
Defrauding not our sons."[191]




INDEX


Abd-el-Wahab, 58

Abyssinia, 4, 89

Afghanistan, independence of, 4, 56;
Germany's relations with, 212;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220

Africa, 3, 5;
effect of Russo-Japanese War on, 12, 15;
partition of, 24, 89, 149 _ff._, 152;
European conquests in, 70;
growth of Mohammedanism in, 65;
67;
Germany in, 204
North, brown race in, 7;
57, 68, 83 _ff._, 199;
Bolshevik agitators in, 220;
brown power in, 93 _ff._;
spread of Arab blood in, 93;
native white blood in, 93 _ff._;
rule of Islam in, 94, 101, 235, 142, 147
South, 10, 84;
home of black race, 7, 54, 87 _ff._;
white colonization of, 89;
wealth of, 89 _ff._;
result of white rule in, 91, 92;
spread of Islam in, 94 _ff._, 235;
Christianity in, 95 _ff._;
anti-white sentiment in, 97 _ff._;
uprising of 1915, 99;
situation of, 100 _ff._;
white settlement in, 225;
danger of Asiatic penetration into, 232, 249;
results of Asiatic penetration into, 272 _ff._, 277;
Exclusion Act in, 281, 308;
result of Asiatic labor in, 278, 280;
Mauritius settled from, 280

Algeria, 67;
riots in, 77, 82;
white blood in, 93 _ff._

Allies of the Great War, 40, 214

_Al Mowwayad_, 71

Alpine race, 162 _ff._, 165;
and the war, 183;
202, 261

America, 4;
black race in, 7, 87 _ff._ 99;
race prejudice in, 11;
36;
military preparations in, 39;
Japan's attitude toward, 51 _ff._;
red man in, 104;
discovery of, 147;
settlement of, 149;
cost of war in, 177;
triumph of, 214;
danger to white race in, 303
Central, white civilization in, 113;
race-mixture in, 128 _ff._;
Japanese in, 131, 138 _ff._
Latin, red man in, 7, 104;
Japanese in, 48, 131 _ff._;
evolution of, 105;
mixed blood in, 106 _ff._, 116 _ff._, 124, 128 _ff._, 166;
revolution in, 108 _ff._;
results of revolution in, 110 _ff._;
oligarchies in, 110 _ff._;
immigration into, 114;
loss of white supremacy in, 115;
anarchy in, 120 _ff._;
inability of, to rule self, 128 _ff._;
Asiatics in, 130 _ff._, 308;
anti-Americanism in, 136;
attitude of, toward yellow race, 137 _ff._;
pressure of yellow race on, 139;
present situation in, 140 _ff._;
future of, 141 _ff._;
Bolshevik agitation in, 220;
danger of Asiatic penetration of, 232 _ff._, 249 _ff._, 303;
white migration into, 302
North, white man's land, 3, 5, 104, 225;
attitude of Japs toward, 52;
Japs in, 131;
Nordics in, 253;
result of immigration on, 254 _ff._, 261 _ff._;
need for prohibiting immigration into, 266 _ff._;
a frontier against Asia, 284
South, colonization of, 3;
white man's country, 5, 104;
colored man's country, 6;
half-caste in, 117;
need for white immigration into, 118;
"Indianista" movement, 124;
Japs in, 131, 139.
_See also_ Latin America

American Indian, home of, 104;
number of, 104;
Spanish Conquest of, 104 _ff._;
racial mixtures of, 106 _ff._, 116 _ff._, 119 _ff._, 128, 301;
relations with Spaniards, 107;
in Chile, 111 _ff._;
in Peru, 113;
in Colombia, 113;
in Costa Rica, 113;
in Argentina, 114;
in Uruguay, 114;
in northern Brazil, 115;
anti-white sentiment among, 124 _ff._;
ancient civilizations among, 126;
capability of, 126 _ff._;
influence of Spaniards on, 127;
"Indianista" movement, 129;
Japanese relations with, 137 _ff._, 146

Amerindian. _See_ American Indian

Amoor, 199

Anatolia, 211, 229

Andaman Islanders, 227

Anglo-French agreement, 70

Anglo-Japanese Alliance, 291 _ff._

Anglo-Oriental College, 60

Anglo-Saxons, Japanese agitation against, 50, 292;
race-growth of, 155 _ff._;
"sacred union" of, 281

Annamites, 17

Arab-negroid, 94

Arabia, location of, 57;
Senussi in, 67;
nationalist movements in, 77

Arabistan, definition of, 57;
population of, 57

Arabs, 88 _ff._, 92 _ff._, 102, 146

Araucania, 111

Argentina, white man in, 105;
population of, 114;
agricultural development of, 114;
immigration into, 115;
Japanese immigration into, 138

Aryan race, 23, 200

Asia, 3, 4;
home-land of white race, 5;
of yellow race, 7;
of brown race, 7;
black race in, 7;
antagonism toward white continents, 11 _ff._, 15, 22;
Japan in, 43, 48, 52, 71;
European conquests in, 70;
renaissance in, 100;
Latin America invaded by, 130, 138, 142;
Europe assailed by, 146 _ff._, 237;
white man in, 149 _ff._, 237 _ff._;
anti-white sentiment in, 171, 237;
Russia in, 203, 205 _ff._;
Bolshevik agitators in, 220;
centre of colored unrest, 229 _ff._;
non-Asiatic lands penetrated by, 232;
independence of, 232 _ff._;
economic activity in, 241 _ff._, 244, 248;
causes of poverty in, 243;
population of, 249;
Hawaii penetrated by, 279;
Mauritius settled by, 280;
Pacific coast settled by, 284;
need in U. S. for laborers from, 293;
evils of modern migration in, 302;
white world's need for understanding with, 307 _ff._

Asia Minor, 57

Asturians, 111

Australasia, 5, 6, 48, 87, 303

Australia, 10;
Japanese desire for, 21, 52;
Chinese need for land in, 46;
80;
black race in, 87;
settlement of, 149;
225;
Chinese invasion of, 238, 272;
"White Australia" doctrine in, 281 _ff._;
number of white in, 282;
immigration menace to, 289;
Japanese in, 292

Austria, 22

Aztec civilization, 126, 297


Bagdad, 61

Balkans, 50

Balkans, war, 72

Basques, 111

Basra, 61

Behring Strait, 138

Belgium, 82

Bengal lancers, 209

Berbers, white blood of, 93;
acceptance of French rule, 94;
European intermarriage with, 94

Birmingham, 296

Black Death, 146

Black race, 5;
numbers of, 7, 87;
home of, 7, 87 _ff._;
Mohammedanism in, 65, 69;
brown race's relations with, 85 _ff._, 88, 92 _ff._;
white race's relations with, 88 _ff._, 91, 149;
character of, 90, 100 _ff._;
other races compared with, 91 _ff._;
influence of other races on, 92;
spread of Islam in, 95 _ff._, 235, 240;
spread of Christianity in, 97 _ff._;
anti-white sentiments of, 97;
"Ethiopian Church" movement and, 98 _ff._;
in Latin America, 110, 116 _ff._, 141 _ff._;
race-mixtures with, 116 _ff._, 126, 128, 142, 301;
Germany's relations with, 204;
France's relations with, 204;
in European War, 206, 209 _ff._, 295;
white lands entered by, 269

Boer War, 208

Bolivar, 108 _ff._

Bolivia, mixed blood in, 119;
need of immigration in, 119;
Indian rising in, 124 _ff._;
Japanese immigration into, 138

Bolsheviki, 50

Bolshevism, 191, 214, 218;
tenets of, 218 _ff._;
menace to white race, 220 _ff._, 233

Bombay, 61

Brahman. _See_ Hindu

Brazil, 103;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220;
Portugal's neglect of, 115;
immigration into, 115;
white man in, 115;
Indians in, 115;
result of race-mixtures in, 120, 259

British Columbia, exclusion policy of, 281, 283;
colored immigration menace against, 289

British Dominion. _See_ British Empire

British Empire, 4;
Japan's relations with, 32;
India's relations with, 32;
Egypt's relations with, 78;
war losses of, 177;
immigration laws of, 292.
_See_ England and Great Britain

British Straits Settlements, 46

Brown race, 5;
numbers of, 7, 54;
home of, 7, 54;
12, 17, 22;
types of, 54 _ff._;
unity of, 55;
white race's relations with, 50 _ff._, 149;
groupings of, 57;
Islam's relations with, 58 _ff._;
unrest under white rule, 83 _ff._, 229, 234;
possibility of brown-yellow alliance, 85 _ff._;
black race's relations with, 88, 91, 92 _ff._, 100 _ff._;
Europe assailed by, 146, 148;
Germany's relations with, 204;
France's relations with, 204;
Italy's relations with, 204;
in European War, 208 _ff._, 295;
Africa colonized by, 232;
military potency of, 237 _ff._;
industrial conditions of, 241;
white lands penetrated by, 269;
Mauritius settled by, 280;
South Africa penetrated by, 277 _ff._;
Central Asia taken by, 303

Bryce, Lord, 124, 127

Buddhism, 23, 73, 228

Buenos Aires, 114


Cairo, 61, 62, 78

Calcutta, 61

California, result of Chinese labor in, 272;
exclusion policy of, 285;
Japanese in, 287 _ff._

Cambodians, 17

Canada, desire of yellow race for, 10;
80;
fear of Asiatic immigration into, 84;
white man's country, 104;
278;
exclusion policy of, 281, 283;
population of, 284;
Nordics in, 163;
danger of Hindu immigration into, 283 _ff._;
Caribbean, 121;
Caroline Islands, 36;
Carranza, 136;
Cape Horn, 105, 138;
Castro of Venezuela, 122;
Caucasian, 200

Chengtu, 245

Chile, 110;
Nordic colonists of, 111;
race-mixture in, 111;
stabilization of, 112;
characteristics of, 112;
progress of, 113;
Japanese immigration into, 138;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220

Chilembwe, John, 99

China, white control of, 4;
independence of, 8;
yellow world centred in, 17, 18;
population of, 18;
exclusion policy, 18;
Japanese war with, 20 _ff._, 23 _ff._;
revolution in, 23 _ff._, 73;
partition of, 23;
Boxer War in, 24;
Japan's relations with, 26 _ff._, 30 _ff._, 34, 38 _ff._, 42, 43,
50 _ff._, 58, 207, 239, 247, 302;
"Young China" movement in, 26;
economic efficiency of, 28 _ff._;
population of, 44;
colonizing possibilities of, 45 _ff._;
Mohammedans in, 73;
effect of war on, 77;
congestion in, 84;
Latin America penetrated by, 131, 140;
"break-up" of, 151, 199;
Russia's relations with, 203;
Germany's relations with, 212;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220;
white goods boycotted by, 230, 246 _ff._;
military potency of, 238 _ff._;
industrial life of, 241, 243 _ff._, 250;
labor conditions in, 244 _ff._, 268, 273 _ff._, 276 _ff._;
Hawaii settled by, 279;
British Columbia penetrated by, 283;
United States settled by, 286;
Europe penetrated by, 289;
U. S. need for, 293 _ff._;
England settled by, 296;
in war zone, 297

Christianity, in Africa, 92, 95 _ff._;
in Latin America, 137

Civitas Dei, 170

Cochin-China, 247

Colombia, settlement of, 107, 113;
revolution in, 113;
anti-American sentiment in, 136

Colored-Bolshevist alliance, 233

Columbus, Christopher, 103, 145, 147

Confucius, 24;
followers of, 73

Congo, 101, 142

_Conquistadores_, 105 _ff._, 126, 140

Constantinople, 57, 61, 72, 212

Constantinople _Tanine_, 13

_Contemporary Review_, 25

Cortez, 106

Costa Rica, 113

Creoles, 107 and _n._;
degeneracy of, 107 _ff._;
anti-Spain revolt of, 108 _ff._;
"democracy" of, 109;
status of, 116

Crusades, 146, 209

Cuba, 125, 139;
cross-breeding in, 259, 278

Cuzco, 125


"Dark Continent," 88 _ff._, 97, 102

de Gama, Vasco, 147

de la Barra, Señor, 134

Diaz, Porfirio, 110

Dillon, Doctor E. J., 10, 25, 217

Durban, 278

Dutch Indies, 20, 34, 46;
colonization of, 47;
population of, 47, 82


Ecuador, mixed blood in, 118;
need for immigration into, 119

Egypt, taken by England, 70, 76 _ff._;
1914 revolt in, 74;
nationalist movement in, 77 _ff._;
effect of Versailles Conference on, 78;
insurrection in, 78 _ff._;
unrest in, 83, 84;
Islam's ascendancy in, 93;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220;
white products boycotted in, 246 _ff._

_El Mercurio_ (Chile), 138

England, India's relations with, 32, 79 _ff._;
Japan's relations with, 35 _ff._, 50 _ff._, 71;
Islamite appeal to, 73;
Egypt's relations with, 77 _ff._;
Chile compared with, 112;
1480 population of, 146, 155 _ff._;
race-stocks in, beginning of war in, 176, 180;
cost of war to, 192, 194, 199;
Russia's threat against, 203;
Japan allied with, 203 _ff._;
China's industrial rivalry with, 244;
colored labor in, 295 _ff._;
race-riots in, 296 _ff._

English Civil Service, 80

"Ethiopian Church," 96;
founding of, 98;
anti-white teachings of, 98;
Zulu rebellion caused by, 98

Ethiopianism, 99

Europe, 3, 5, 6, 11;
Asia's hostility toward, 11, 46, 52;
Moslem East attacked by, 58;
relations with Islam, 61;
height attained by, 62 _ff._, 89;
Argentine and Uruguay settled by, 114, 142;
Black Death in, 146;
expansion attempted by, 146;
Asia's attacks on, 146 _ff._;
results of discovery of America in, 147;
results of Asian conflicts on, 148, 151 _ff._;
industrial revolution in, 157 _ff._, 161, 164;
Nordic ranks in, 163;
results of Russo-Jap War in, 171 _ff._;
results of Versailles Conference on, 216, 218, 307;
Bolshevism's menace to, 220 _ff._;
effect of colored migration on, 253, 268;
danger of Oriental immigration into, 289 _ff._;
colored labor imported into, 293, 295 _ff._
_See also_ European War

"European Concert," 170

European War, 4, 11, 13 _ff._, 25, 33, 36, 39 _ff._;
Germany's collapse in, 40;
end of, 42;
prophecy of, 62;
Islam at beginning of, 73;
Egypt at beginning of, 76;
East affected by, 77;
India in, 80;
U. S. in, 133, 134, 136, 169, 175, 176;
cost of, 176 _ff._;
in civil life, 178 _ff._, 181 _ff._;
results of, 187 _ff._, 190 _ff._, 206;
"hate literature" of, 207;
use of colored troops in, 208 _ff._, 214, 220, 290;
Asia's attitude affected by, 290 _ff._;
colored labor in, 293 _ff._

"Exclusion Policy," 269


Far East. _See_ China, Japan

Fatima, 67

Filipinos in Hawaii, 279

Fisher, H. A. L., 182

Formosa, 20 _ff._, 30, 43, 47

France, birth-rate of, 8, 46;
Japan's attitude toward, 50 _ff._, 83 _ff._, 103;
cost of war in, 177, 179 _ff._;
conscription in, 181, 194;
Nordics in, 202, 204, 250, 270;
colored labor in, 296 _ff._;
race-riots in, 296


"Gentlemen's Agreement," 287

Germany, Chinese interests of, 36;
Japan's relations with, 36, 39, 212 _ff._;
Asiatic expulsion of, 36 _ff._;
Bolshevism's aid to, 40;
collapse of, 40, 50 _ff._;
Islam's relations with, 75;
South American immigrations of, 111, 115;
Mexico's relations with, 136;
cost of war in, 177, 180;
conscription in, 181;
Russia's relations with, 187;
Nordic race in, 201;
Alpine race in, 202;
population of, 202;
in central Africa, 204;
Belgium invaded by, 228;
Chinese industrial rivalry with, 244, 270

Grand Alliance, 39

Grant, Madison, 115, 162, 169, 183, 262

Great Britain, 36 _ff._;
Japan's relations with, 38, 291 _ff._
_See also_ England and British Empire

Great War. _See_ European War

Greece, 72, 196, 199

Guinea, 142

Gurkhas, 209


"Habl-ul-Matin," 66 _ff._

Haiti, 4, 100, 142, 227 and _n._

"Hajj," 66 _ff._

Hall, Prescott F., 253, 255

Hangkow, 43

Hanyang, 244

Hawaii, 136;
white rule in, 279;
Asiatic labor in, 279 _ff._;
U. S. annexation of, 279;
Americans in, 279 _ff._

Hedjaz Kingdom, 66

Himalayans, 55, 238

Hindustan, Islam's relations with, 73;
England's relations with, 79;
Mauritius a part of, 280

Hokkaido, 44, 47 _ff._

Holland, 20, 46

Huns, 17, 146


Ichang, 244

Incas, 125 _ff._

India, Japanese relations with, 31 _ff._;
English relations with, 32, 80;
population of, 32, 57;
wealth of, 33;
Russian menace to, 38, 203;
47, 52;
southern, 55;
brown world centred in, 57;
revolt in Northwest, 74;
unrest in, 79;
government of, 80 _ff._;
congestion in, 84 _ff._, 250, 268;
"Negritos" in, 87, 147, 199;
Bolshevik propaganda in, 220, 225;
foreign goods boycotted by, 230;


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