In this week’s Pope Center Clarion Call, Roger Clegg addresses the question of discrimination against Asian students. Of course, selective colleges don’t say, “We’re against those geeky, over-studious Asian kids. Let ‘em go somewhere else.” Rather, they don’t want to have “too many” of them, so as to have enough room for all the “under-represented” groups, whose students are presumed to add so much of interest to the student body. The result is the same: Some excellent students are rejected on account of their ancestry.
The policy was first instated by President Reagan to ensure that taxpayers would not be required to indirectly fund abortions in other countries.
How likely is it that this dangerous ideological agenda is about to get worse?
Pro-life lawmakers pledge to resist spending bills that don’t include the Hyde amendment.
Never mind how he voted.
Democratic impeachment managers have a duty to explain how Officer Sicknick died.
Minneapolis is a nice city no longer.
The Louisiana Republican made the prediction as he called on his party to reach out to Trump-skeptical voters.
Former health-policy adviser Charlotte Bennett told the New York Times that the governor allegedly harassed her in the spring of last year.
New York is a city of five boroughs. Having lived in them all, I often am ‘returned’ to each, though none more often than that ‘forgotten’ one.
A record-breaking uptick in violence reflects the underlying spiritual chaos gripping the U.S.
For decades, Illinois House speaker Michael Madigan dominated the state’s political system, corrupting it to his own ends.
He defied GOP orthodoxy, favored constant action, and made his persona a party brand. Sound familiar?