affirmative action
Nov 2018

The Harvard admissions trial ends today

John Sexton Nov 02, 2018 3:21 PM

“Affirmative action is overlooking the most important features that a person can bring to the table…”

Oct 2018

“Fitzsimmons’s testimony confirmed that…Asians’ admissions rates were pulled down because of their lower personal ratings”

“It has served Harvard’s interest for people to think that, unless it wins this case, affirmative action will be eliminated…”

Aug 2018

“That’s just not the reality of affirmative action.”

“Harvard has failed to carry its demanding burden to show that its use of race does not inflict unlawful racial discrimination on Asian-Americans.”

Jul 2018

“The Trump administration’s plan would scrap the existing policies and encourage schools not to consider race at all.”

Jun 2018

“Harvard has resorted to the desperate expedient of promulgating racial stereotypes.”

“Harvard consistently rated Asian-American applicants lower than any other race on personal traits…”

Nov 2017

“Harvard has pursued a strategy of delay and has not yet produced even a single document.”

Aug 2017

“…it is currently impossible to have an honest discussion of these questions.”

“We do take race and ethnicity into account in building a diverse campus.”

Treat all applicants the same, says …

Dec 2015

Outside influence

Sep 2015

“Oyez, oyez, oyez!”

Apr 2014

Video: Media loves Sotomayor’s passion

Mary Katharine Ham Apr 23, 2014 9:21 PM


6-2, Kagan recusing.

Oct 2013

“The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race.” -Justice Roberts

Jun 2012
May 2012

Can Warren avoid a primary fight?

Ed Morrissey May 29, 2012 10:01 AM

“If Elizabeth Warren turns down the debates, it looks bad, like she is shirking.”

The lessons native to the Warren story

Ed Morrissey May 19, 2012 12:01 PM

Disadvantage incentives.

Great news: New EEOC checkbox category emerges

Ed Morrissey May 05, 2012 9:16 AM

“Bow-tie’n white boys”?

Apr 2012
Mar 2012

To determine whether LGBT students are “underserved.”

Feb 2012

Why does no one want to sign?

Oct 2011