Richard Vedder, writing on Minding the Campus, looks at the Collegiate Learning Assessment and concludes that it could be a good substitute for the college degree as evidence of skills and trainability. He also observes that it was a decision by the Supreme Court, Griggs v. Duke Power (1971) that began the move by employers toward using college credentials to screen job applicants by ruling out anyone who had not managed to earn a degree of some sort. Back in the 70s, having graduated from college was a fairly good proxy for skills and trainability, but has become less and less so as we have processed a larger swath of high-school kids through college. Given the widespread disappointment with the capabilities of college grads, CLA results could quickly become the new B.A.
The prosecution blew the witness’s testimony to bits.
The Derek Chauvin case is more complicated than prosecutors would have it.
To pretend that we as a society are incapable of knowing whether a child is a male or female at birth is lunacy.
The fact is that voters got us into this mess. Maybe the answer isn’t more voters.
There’s rarely an upside in asking pointed questions to a young, nervous, highly sympathetic witness.
A look at why droves are leaving the state.
DeSantis said politicians may ‘stick their beak into issues that may not concern them’ if corporations go woke.
‘We've got to make sure that they know that we mean business,’ Waters said.
The shooter's mother raised concerns about his gun ownership to the police.
That a white man voiced an Indian character on The Simpsons is not the cause of anti-Indian racism in the United States.
Scenes from an almost-debate.
Many charitable foundations have been captured by the Left.