post By Steve Sailer on 12/24/2018

WaPo: Which Race Boxes to Check on Your College Application

From the Washington Post: Which boxes to check? College hopefuls weigh race, identity and affirmative action. By Nick Anderson December 23 at 4:41 PM Sabria Kazmi’s background defies easy classificat...
post By Steve Sailer on 12/15/2018

Did the Word "Problematic" Always Mean "I'm Angry But I Can't Give a Logical Reason Why"?

From the New York Times: “There’s this narrative of Asian-Americans being targeted in the quest to bring more opportunity to black and Latino people,” she said. “I think that narrative is incredibly p...
post By Steve Sailer on 12/03/2018

Q. Is UC Violating California Constitution Via Racial Preferences? A. It's A Secret.

From the New York Times: With Echoes of Harvard Case, University of California Faces Admissions Scrutiny By Anemona Hartocollis, Nov. 15, 2018 An academic who studies affirmative action filed a lawsu...
post By James Fulford on 11/11/2018

Amy Wax Lawsuit Could Reveal Embarrassing Truths About Black Students

According to The College Fix, Professor Amy Wax is threatening to sue her university for defamation over a controversy in which she remarked on the low graduation standings  of blacks at her law school...
post By James Fulford on 10/19/2018

Black FBI Agent Sentenced For Leaking Counterrorism Documents. His Excuse? Counterterrorism Is Racist!

I saw a press release about an FBI agent being sentenced to four years in jail for leaking classified information. I started Googling because I was curious to find out who he was leaking to, but that t...
post By Steve Sailer on 10/18/2018

If Harvard Had Colorblind Admissions, Its Black Share Would Fall From 15.8% To 0.9%

Pnin is calculating that if Harvard simply selected admittees randomly among the top 10% of its applicants (as measured on test scores and high school GPA) then the Asian share at Harvard would rise ...
post By James Fulford on 02/20/2018

Robert Bork On Affirmative Action: “Of Course, It’s Not As Good As Being Black.“

Affirmative Action quote of the day, from the late Robert Bork, in Slouching Towards Gomorrah (1996 ) There are now 160 federal government preferences alone. The number of state and municipal preferent...
post By James Fulford on 12/01/2017

Myron Magnet On Affirmative Action: “Every One Of Them Has Turned Out To Be An Empty Suit”

In his November Diary, John Derbyshire mentions Gene Dattel’s new book, Reckoning with Race: America’s Failure,and suggests that you may want to read Myron Magnet’s review in City Journal. Or you might...
letter By VDARE.com Reader on 08/27/2017

A Charleston Reader Does Some Noticing On Naval Crashes And Disgruntled Minorities

Re: James Fulford's post Charleston Disgruntled Minority Shooter Update: AP Says Motivation “Not Racism”–Doesn’t Say Race Of Shooter Or VictimFrom: Charleston Coast [Email him]In case anyone is noting ...
post By Steve Sailer on 12/08/2016

Senate Democrats: Diversity for Thee But Not for Me

From Politico: Senate Dems shamed for nearly all-white top staffersActivists say there’s a ‘soft bigotry’ at work — and party leaders say they need to do a better job hiring minorities.By ELANA SCHOR a...