The Trump administration wants to kill affirmative action?

Photo; Anthony Moretti 2Oct2016

Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, a university law professor says when members of Donald Trump’s administration talk about suing America’s colleges for violating affirmative action that there is really another motive in mind.

The claim of the need to investigate discrimination against whites, like most opposition to affirmative action, is based on the false premise that colleges should be admitting students based solely on their grades and test scores. Those numbers have never has been the sole basis for determining “merit.” Colleges have always valued diversity.

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