Welsing caused controversy after she said that homosexuality among African-Americans was a ploy by white males to decrease the black population. Welsing was born Frances Luella Cress in Chicago on Dr frances cress welsing the isis papers pdf 18, 1935. Cress, was a physician, and her mother, Ida Mae Griffen, was a teacher.
In 1957, she earned a B. Antioch College and in 1962 received an M.
In the 1960s, Welsing moved to Washington, D. In The Isis Papers, she described white people as the genetically defective descendants of albino mutants.
She wrote that due to this “defective” mutation, they may have been forcibly expelled from Africa, among other possibilities. Racism, in the views of Welsing, is a conspiracy “to ensure white genetic survival”.