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When he was in high school in Florida, he took his SAT test. He raised his hand and pointed out to the test proctor that one of the first questions asked was race, but he was two races, and the form didn’t allow him to check more than one box….
Most proponents of race-based affirmative action argue that America is systemically racist. I don’t see it. Americans are dating and marrying across racial lines and raising their families to love each other without regard to their differences of skin color, hair texture or other features. But while race becomes less…
One day, someone will file a lawsuit arguing that the use of a college degree as a screening tool in hiring has a disparate impact and is discriminatory. But by then, robots will have replaced us all. Click here to read more
Yet these changes will have repercussions at the heart of political power, from congressional redistricting plans to affirmative action plans, and will further balkanize the United States into what the great California gadfly Ward Connerly calls “silly little boxes.” Click here to read the article.