White People Hate Affirmative Action Unless They Benefit From It

Picture this: you're at an outdoor barbecue with all of your favorite white people and the subject of race as a factor in college admissions comes up, because you've been drinking in the sun for hours you're too drunk to realize that this is a bad idea. So you're talking, you and these white people, and they're… » 8/13/13 4:20pm 8/13/13 4:20pm

SCOTUS Issues Ruling On Affirmative Action, and It's A Little Weird

This morning, the Supreme Court finally delivered its opinion in Fisher v. University of Texas—the affirmative action case the Court has been marinating on since October. And the decision was…anti-climactic. » 6/24/13 5:00pm 6/24/13 5:00pm

Meet Harvard's Racist Email Antagonist, Stephanie Grace

Above the Law wouldn't reveal the name of the Harvard Law School student who made waves with her racist email. But people talk, and they name names. Turns out, Stephanie Grace has a history of interest in race. » 4/29/10 1:00pm 4/29/10 1:00pm

Baby, Let's Be Real For A Sec. When It's Just Us, It's Awesome. But It's…

Sorry, but hell no. The truth hurts sometimes, but the truth is that Hillary Clinton cannot be Obama's VP. It's not you Hill, it's your entourage. It may not, like certain other vice presidential cliques, involve, say, Armitage, or Rumsfeld or Wolfowitz or Doug Feith or whomever, but Congress should probably pass some… » 6/05/08 10:00am 6/05/08 10:00am