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Even Smart People Sometimes Don't Get It

Chicago

The story, the SCC reaction.

Really people, this isn’t hard to figure out at all.  It’s back door affirmative action.

Affirmative Action

Man refuses negro public defender

“Do you understand what an attorney is and what they do?” asked the judge. “Yes, they screwed us,” Thorpe responded. Thorpe seemed in a hurry as the short hearing progressed, telling the judge he wanted to enter a plea without the assistance of the African-American attorney standing next to him. 866 more words

Living The Diversity Nightmare

So What's Wrong With Affirmative Action?

On 22 April 2014, John Fund at the National Review wrote, “Yesterday, the Supreme Court voted six to two to uphold the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative (MCRI), which was passed with support from 58 percent of that state’s voters in 2006. 1,732 more words

"Did Somebody Say Mulatto?" Watch the Full Dear White People Trailer Here!

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you know about Dear White People, a satire about the experiences of black students at predominantly-white institutions (or PWIs). 268 more words

Movies

EEOC Announces Expansion of "Disabled"

Today I’m working on clearing some content off of my desk so that I can return to better productivity. Today I’m going to share with you a bit of the processes (but not all of them!) I go through to come up with some of the answers that are shared with my readers. 1,058 more words

Recruiting

The Mediocrity of Worshiping Diversity

The University of Wisconsin – Madison has a plan for increasing diversity on campus. It’s not entirely a concept without merit and I don’t even necessarily disagree with some of their background research that indicates that diversity is good for education, unfortunately the plan leaves quite a lot to be desired. 650 more words

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