Apr 222014

The Supreme Court this morning issued its 6-2 ruling that Michigan’s voter-backed ban on use of race in university admissions decisions can stand. The majority opinion affirms that voters can choose to eliminate practices that it considers to be unjust, exactly as had been envisioned as the goal in the early era of civil rights advocacy. Maryland – where almost everything is about race – remains on the wrong side of history.

 Posted by at 10:26 am on April 22, 2014