May 23, 2012

Quote of the day: Abigail Therstrom

By Joshua P. Thompson Senior Attorney

From her interview with the Wall Street Journal:

After the passage in 1996 of California’s Proposition 209, which banned the use of race and ethnicity in public university admissions in that state, “the system as a whole did not lose blacks, and minority graduation rates went up. Nobody wants to talk about that. All that counts as far as these schools are concerned is what the freshman class looks like. They don’t care what the senior class looks like.


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