Genetic diversity and the language of race

Adam Rutherford, Geneticist/Author/Broadcaster




“Today, where we are in the 21st century, genetics, anthropology and evolutionary biology are no ally to racists. In fact, they should be used as weapons against bigotry.”

Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, author and broadcaster who has produced several documentaries and books on genetics. He is the co-host of BBC Radio 4’s Inside Science and is a Honorary Senior Research Associate in the Division of Biosciences at University College London.


On this podcast Adam discuss with Chris Wigley, Chief Executive of Genomics England how to empower individuals to tell their stories, genetic diversity and structures of bias.