The article explains key issues in the case, and outlines what I think the Court should do.
The Supreme Court could decide the fate of affirmative action at public and private universities.
One involves racial preferences at Harvard, the other at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The Inconvenient Minority author and head of Color Us United says it's time for the country to become truly colorblind.
A divided panel grants a preliminary injunction against privileging relief applications based on the race or sex of the applicant.
Lawsuit Challenging Racial Balancing and anti-Asian Discrimination at Prominent Selective Public High School Will Proceed
A federal court denied the Fairfax County School Board's motion to dismiss the case.
A court issues a temporary restraining order, finding plaintiff's claim was likely to succeed on the merits.
Columbia University linguist John McWhorter on "anti-racism" as a new, misguided civic religion and his new book on curses, Nine Nasty Words.
Senate Passes Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Bill That Doesn't Prohibit Discrimination in College Admissions
Plus: Biden proposes a massive tax hike, scientists may have invented a successful malaria vaccine, and more...
The article shows how the left and right-wing versions of hostility to Asians have much in common.
An Elite Public High School Changed Its Admissions Standards To Reduce the Asian-American Student Population
In the name of helping racial minorities, officials are adopting a plan that would boost whites at the expense of Asian Americans.
Important New Lawsuit Challenges Attempted Racial Balancing at Prominent Selective Virginia Public High School
The case could set an important precedent because it addresses facially neutral attempts at racial balancing, and because the school in question is currently over 70% Asian-American, and new policy seeks to reduce that percentage.
Adjunct Law Professor Fired for Saying to Colleague, "A Lot of My Lower [Graded Students] Are Blacks"
Compare: “With the exception of traditionally black law schools ..., the median black law school grade point average is at the 6.7th percentile of white law students.”
The absurdities that result from overreliance on semi-arbitrary race-based categories
Victories for Liberty, Property Rights, and Nondiscrimination on Three Major California Ballot Measures
Beneficial outcomes on at least three of four important California ballot measures: racial preferences, rent control, and protecting ride-share businesses and workers.
California Voters Reject Race, Sex, Ethnic Preferences in Government Employment, Education, and Contracting
California is vastly further Left today than it was in 1996 when it generally banned such preferences—yet even California voters rejected a repeal of the ban, by a 56-44% margin.
Californians Vote on Four Ballot Measures with Major Stakes for Liberty, Property Rights, and Justice
These votes could have a big impact on the nation as a whole, as well as California.
A November ballot initiative would pit minority communities against each other.
Assembly Constitutional Amendment 5 is now in the hands of the state Senate.
Race-based admissions will likely make a return visit to the Supreme Court.
The Health Sciences Center did not demonstrate that race-based affirmative action was necessary to achieve diversity.
Watch the Oxford-style debate hosted by the Soho Forum.
Her experience is a good example of why affirmative action policies are a bad idea.
What worked to limit Jewish enrollment 100 years ago has also worked to limit Asian enrollment.
"Evidence indicates that a driving factor in Harvard's admissions process... may be infected with racial bias against Asian Americans."
Reason editors discuss what anti-immigration fantasy looks like when translated into policy, and how education diversity goals lead to discrimination.
Caltech doesn't practice affirmative action, and its Asian American student population has increased. Harvard, on the other hand...
Attn, New York-area Reasonoids: Soho Forum debate is tonight in East Village.
Reason editors talk immigration, affirmative action, and why the "Pharma Bro" witch hunt should concern everyone.
Whether affirmative action is helpful at all is debatable.
Lawrence Ross vs. Kmele Foster in a public debate at the Soho Forum
Kmele Foster and Lawrence C. Ross, Jr. debate in New York on May 16.
SCOTUS rules 4-3 in closely watched case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin.
A decision in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin is expected soon.
Fifty years of affirmative action has fomented racial inequality at colleges.
The Supreme Court may end mandatory union dues for California school teachers and limit state taking of property.
India's upper-caste quota wars suggest that racial quotas for whites are not so far fetched
Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin is headed back to SCOTUS.
Pending court cases pertaining to race-based legislation.
How productive could a pro-diversity event be if it was not itself diverse?