The university forgot to call it “diversity.”
Tag Archives: Racial Preferences in Education
“If it were a good argument, it would be an offensive one to make.”
Race Equity Summit to Address Widening Wealth Gap Between Races, Detroit Free Press
Jeremiah Wright will be speaking.
Son of Ghanaian immigrants is ranked 11th in his graduating class.
Indian universities receive NASA grants to “inspire the next generation of explorers.”
California Affirmative Action Revival Bill Is Dead, Mercury News
Asians kill deal that could have brought back racial preferences.
The district agreed to drop the language after media inquiries.
Are You In?, CollegeBoard
College Board wants more non-whites in AP classes.
Asians Rally Against SCA 5, Call It Revival of Affirmative Action, Pasadena Star-News
Chinese finally waking up to what “affirmative action” really means.
More black self-absorption.
He says the program “goes to the very heart of why I ran for President.”
They want an “exact commitment” to each “demand” on their lefty wish list.
Blacks wanting more blacks on campus is “anti-racist activism.”
The War on Truth, Weekly Standard
The Weekly Standard writes something sensible about diversity.
Thorough analysis of racial preferences completely ignores differences in intelligence.
California legislators are determined to discriminate against whites.
But the President was short on the details.
Zero tolerance policies were meant to shield schools from charges of discrimination.
Tech’s Gender and Race Gap Starts in High School, The Atlantic
Few women, blacks, or Hispanics take the computer science AP exam.
Jesse Jackson’s Futile Feud with Oxbridge, National Review
Jackson says “The absence of blacks diminishes the greatness” of Oxford and Cambridge.
‘White Flight’ Hits Nation’s Law Schools, American Lawyer
Whites seem to be avoiding lower-tier law schools.
Obama Supports Racial Preferences . . . Again, Center for Equal Opportunity
Wants universities to discriminate against whites and Asians.
The Persisting Racial Gap in College Student Graduation Rates, Journal of Blacks in Higher Ed.
There is a 22-point gap between blacks and whites at Division I schools.
Black Student Graduation Rates at High-Ranking Colleges and Universities, Journal of Blacks in Higher Ed.
At a few top schools, blacks have higher graduation rates than whites.
Justice Scalia: 14th Amendment for All, Not ‘Only the Blacks’, Washington Times
The Court seems likely to uphold Michigan’s ban on racial preferences in school admissions.
Blacks and Hispanics want more blacks and Hispanics on campus.
The Real Beneficiaries of Racial Preferences, American Thinker
There’s a whole industry dependent on the practice.
In other words, racial discrimination against whites is still fine.
Weakest Pupils ‘Suffer Crisis of Confidence in Top Schools’, Telegraph (London)
More evidence for “mismatch theory.”
‘Students of Color Only’, Inside Higher Ed
Professor Santiago Piñón set up a study session only for non-whites.
“The announcement . . . came two days after U.S. News and World Report ranked the school the top national university . . . .”
Supreme Court Is Urged to Reject Michigan Affirmative Action Ban, Los Angeles Times
Equal protection requires preferential treatment.
Meritocracy or Bias?, Inside Higher Ed
Whites may not support strict meritocracy if they are reminded of the academic success of Asians.
A Discussion on Race, Crime and the Inconvenient Facts, Investor's Business Daily
Strong words from a Notre Dame professor.
A Devastating Affirmative-Action Failure, National Review
The Los Angeles Times reports black student’s struggle at UC Berkeley.
Opposing “enlightened” policies like affirmative action is proof of “racism.”
Texas Race Case Defiance, Wall Street Journal
University of Texas trying to get the Fisher case thrown out.
Hillsdale President Gets Heat over Racial Remark, Detroit Free Press
Now “dark ones” is racist?
The public and the Supreme Court are at odds.
You must attend a college that “historically” serves non-whites.
Lies, Damned Lies and University Lies, American Thinker
University presidents claim “diversity” is essential to education.
Available only to certain people.
A defeat in the form of a compromise.
Supreme Court Punts on Texas Affirmative-Action Case, Wall Street Journal
Court reaffirms Constitutionality of discrimination against whites; just wants to tinker with the method.
Public opinion is moving toward class-based preferences.
Are Americans experiencing “diversity fatigue”?
His colorblind philosophy means he is called “Uncle Thomas.”
With the Fisher decision due soon, John Derbyshire offers a refresher on the state of racial preferences.