Fie on Legacies

George Leef responds today to Richard Kahlenberg’s New York Times column on legacy preferences — and he agrees with Kahlenberg! Favoring children of alumni is bad policy, he says. But Leef also argues that the same logic applies to favoring special groups on the basis of race and ethnicity.

Jane S. Shaw — Jane S. Shaw retired as president of the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy in 2015. Before joining the Pope Center in 2006, Shaw spent 22 years in ...