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The Right take on higher education.

Robert Weissberg on the Madison Mob


Who benefits most from the system of racial preferences that the University of Wisconsin has so wholeheartedly embraced? Robert Weissberg argues in this essay that it’s the many university bureaucrats who have jobs because the school admits so many weak students whom it desperately wants to remain in school and graduate.

Administrative bloat is a major factor in the escalation of college costs, and “diversity” administrators are probably the biggest part of it.


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