Last week the viewership of Fox 5 New York had their lives enriched by two, not one appearances by Yours Truly regarding the Supreme Court rulings on 1. affirmative action in college admissions and 2. President Biden's loan forgiveness program.
(Lockwood would not comment on a rumored talk show deal being in the works.)
Hardy har har. Enough comedy bits. Here's the short version of the advice I tried to impart last week on the air.
Re: affirmative action and diversity in college
• According to researcher and author Richard Kahlenberg, 71% of Black, Latino and Native American students at Harvard … come from college-educated homes with incomes above the national median. Assuming this is basically true, are these applicants the ones we should boost? Or does this argument miss a point that I don't see. (I'm genuinely asking, reply to this email if you'd like.)
• Diversity is not dead. Colleges still...