Racism is real, despite race having no scientific basis. But in a time of fake news and divided politics, the appeal for science to strength racist ideology is on the rise. Scientist Adam Rutherford makes the case against race and using fake science to justify prejudicial politics. Adam Rutherford - How to Argue with a Racist was recording for Berwin's Salon North as part of the HIF Weekender 2020, and was hosted by Helen Bagnall. Podcast music by Joseph McDade.