California Senate wants voters to give state universities the power to discriminate

January 31, 2014 | By JOSHUA THOMPSON

In a vote that fell along strict party lines, the California Senate Democrat supermajority voted yesterday to put a controversial constitutional amendment on the November ballot. SCA5 would give universities the power to judge students on the basis of race when they are applying for admission to a school in the University of California or … ...


Roger Clegg puts the AP in its place

April 24, 2012 | By JOSHUA THOMPSON

Over the weekend, the Associated Press put a very silly “report” on campus diversity in California.  The “report” notes that: The effects of California’s ban, known as Proposition 209, are particularly evident at the world-renowned University of California, Berkeley campus, where the student body is highly diverse but ...