Halloween, Safe Spaces, and Yale

Is Yale throwing free expression under the bus in an attempt to cure campus racism? The authoritarian impulse to have Christakis fired is alarming and over the top. Treating the students like children, and supporting authoritarian responses to free expression are not solutions. They are wrong from both a normative free expression perspective and a consequentialist perspective. Continue reading

The Myth of American Meritocracy

This should be interesting: The Myth of American Meritocracy | The American Conservative.  Exhaustive documentation of the unlikely outcomes in college admissions. Along with this related article: Paying Tuition to a Giant Hedge Fund.