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Another Vote for Class-Based Affirmative Action


I noted a few weeks ago that the Harvard Crimson’s editorial board had endorsed a transition from race-based to class-based affirmative action. Now a piece in the Stanford Review makes the same plea.  There are obvious limits on the extent to which class-based affirmative action is a good idea — but it beats the heck out of racial preferences.


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