Tag: affirmative action
Robert Reich: Why College Isn’t (and Shouldn’t Have to be) for EveryoneMarch 2015
With inequality at record levels and almost all the economic gains going to the top, there’s more pressure than ever to get the golden ring.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Affirmative Action RefocusedJune 2013
Following the Fisher v. University of Texas ruling, some call for class-based affirmative action. However, critics warn that may be the end of black and Latino representation in American colleges.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Another Race Case for a Hostile Supreme CourtMarch 2013
The court might well have opted to undo the fabric of race-conscious laws and policies thread by thread.