If Gifted Children Exist, Does a Meritocracy Still Make Sense?

Another piece for Areo, this time a response to a guardian piece that put forward the latest bit of blank slateism, titled ‘there is no such thing as gifted children’. Also, it is a look a meritocracy and how we conceptualise physical and intellectual abilities within it:

https://areomagazine.com/2017/08/02/if-gifted-children-exist-does-a-meritocracy-still-make-sense/

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