Who’s Taking College Spots From Top Asian Americans? Privileged Whites

The Trump administration is preparing to investigate whether Asian Americans are treated unfairly as a result of admissions policies intended to boost the chances of other racial minorities. That inquiry should also look at colleges’ other major affirmative action effort — lower admission standards for applicants whose parents are alumni or major donors.
Continue reading

The post Who’s Taking College Spots From Top Asian Americans? Privileged Whites appeared first on MintPress News.

Follow this story

Jared Kushner Isn’t Alone: Universities Still Give Rich And Connected Applicants A Leg Up

Ten years after his book showed how the wealthy buy college slots for their kids at the expense of more deserving students, Daniel Golden writes that the problem has only gotten worse.
Continue reading

The post Jared Kushner Isn’t Alone: Universities Still Give Rich And Connected Applicants A Leg Up appeared first on MintPress News.

Follow this story