Saturday, March 9, 2013

The Liberals Against Affirmative Action

The Liberals Against Affirmative Action - NYTimes.com: "The liberal critics of affirmative action believe that many of these approaches would be better than the current one. Racial discrimination obviously continues to exist. But the disadvantages of class, by most measures, are larger today. A class-based system would be more expensive, forcing colleges to devote some money now spent on buildings and other items to financial aid instead, but it would also arguably be more meritocratic."