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A Historian’s View of Critical Race Theory and the 1619 Project, Part 3

August 9, 2021

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Over the past few weeks, we have taken a look at the origins of the critical race theory now so popular among some sectors of the American population, pundits, and politicians among them. Today let’s tackle the theory itself. We are taking a look at the theory largely because it is based on an interpretation […]

The Diversity Delusion

May 26, 2019

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Once in a while I see a title to a book that produces a terrible jealousy. I wish I had thought of that one. And that’s even when I am not writing books about the subject. Heather Mac Donald’s new book, The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine our […]