How the Fight Against Affirmative Action at Harvard Could Threaten Rich Whites

If preferences for black and Hispanic applicants are abolished, expect a backlash against admissions boosts for children of alumni and donors. by Daniel Golden Perpetually in jeopardy, the use of racial preferences in college admissions… Read More

He Is a Member of a Violent White Supremacist Group. So Why Is He Working for a Defense Contractor With a Security Clearance?

Michael Miselis took part in the violent Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville. So far, it hasn’t damaged his standing at Northrop Grumman. by A.C. Thompson and Ali Winston There likely isn’t such a thing… Read More

What Must We Do Now?

by Robert Reich My friends, this is a dark hour. Intolerance, cruelty, racism, misogyny, xenophobia, and environmental destruction have been let loose across the land. Trump controls the Republican Party, the Republican Party controls the… Read More

Scholar warns ‘matters are much worse’ and Trump has ‘changed the trajectory of history’ — not for the better

Last year, the Republican Party in the United States Senate passed a so-called “tax reform” bill. In all likelihood this legislation will be reconciled with the version passed by Republicans in the House of Representatives… Read More