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Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 @ 10:16AM

SCOTUS Rules on Affirmative Action – 7 Things You Should Know

Heritage legal fellows Elizabeth Slattery and Hans von Spakovsky say this decision “is a loss for advocates of a truly colorblind society, a betrayal of our core beliefs as Americans” not only is it a betrayal of our beliefs but they also argue that this decision is “fundamentally unfair to…

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Monday, February 29th, 2016 @ 1:08PM

An Oscar for the grievance industry

On the heels of a threatened boycott of this year’s Academy Awards by black film figures comes a well-timed report on diversity in the film and television industries. This report from the aptly named Media,Diversity and Social Change Initiative at University of Southern California-Annenberg’s School for Communication and Journalism argues that…

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Friday, January 8th, 2016 @ 11:13AM

Ward Connerly comments on “diversity.”

All, I have just finished reading several articles that promoted the importance of building “diversity.” Apart from the feeling of nausea, this experience has prompted me to write a few thoughts. Freedom and equality are two of the most fundamental values in American culture. Along with a system of private…

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Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 @ 11:31AM

How to help students failed by their K-12 education

A brilliant expose on a struggling HBCU that has found a way to “catch up” students who arrive woefully unprepared for college. This insightful piece exposes the dreadfully lacking K-12 system in this country. Preparation, not preferences. Click here to read the article.

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Friday, December 18th, 2015 @ 3:36PM

Ward Connerly comments on the 60th Anniversary of Rosa Parks

… Rosa Parks, the “Mother of the Modern Day Civil Rights Movement” refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger. As a result, Parks was arrested because segregation on buses was legal in Montgomery, Alabama. Parks wasn’t the first to refuse to give up a seat, but…

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Thursday, December 10th, 2015 @ 1:53PM

Ward Connerly responds to editorial opposing Prop 209

Prop 209 is not the problem, the problem is our failing K-12 system not properly preparing students for UC Berkeley, or even community college in some cases. Click here to read the article

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